With an overall population of 44,831 and a student population of 24,547, approximately 532 of Manhattan students attend one of Manhattan's schools that offer carpentry programs.
The largest carpentry school in Manhattan, by student population, is Manhattan Area Technical College. In 2010, Manhattan Area Technical College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in carpentry.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in carpentry in Manhattan in 2010. In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Manhattan was $3,500 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a carpentry program in Manhattan.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Manhattan, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 carpenters in Kansas were working in the greater Manhattan area. By the year 2018, the number of carpenters is expected to increase by 4% in Manhattan. 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 Manhattan is $35,190 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for carpenters.