Houma has a total population of 32,393 and a student population of 2,546. Of these students, 1,843 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Houma, by student population, is L E Fletcher Technical Community College. In 2010, L E Fletcher Technical Community College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in drafting.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Houma in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,624 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Houma, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,480 drafters in Louisiana. Of these drafters, 80 were working in the greater Houma area. The number of drafters in Houma is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Houma is $39,460 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.