Frankfort has a total population of 27,741 and a student population of 2,834. Of these students, 2,834 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Frankfort, by student population, is Kentucky State University. In 2010, Kentucky State University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in drafting.
If you decide to attend one of Frankfort's drafting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,466 per year in instate tuition and $24,428 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for drafting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Frankfort-based drafting schools, you will have an added expense of $6,480 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Frankfort, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 940 drafters in Kentucky, 40 were working in the greater Frankfort area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Frankfort will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Frankfort is $37,530 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for drafters.