Liberal has a total population of 19,666 and a student population of 1,850. Of these students, 1,850 are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is the largest carpentry school in Liberal, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Seward County Community College and Area Technical School with credentials in carpentry.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in carpentry from carpentry schools in Liberal in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Liberal's carpentry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,384 per year in instate tuition and $11,120 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for carpentry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,148.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Liberal, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,040 carpenters working in Kansas and 1,410 working in the greater Liberal area in 2010. The number of carpenters in Liberal is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Liberal is $32,640 per year, which is lower than the average for carpenters state-wide.
1801 N. Kansas Ave., Liberal, Kansas 67901
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