West Monroe has a general population of 13,250 and an overall student population of 1,116. Approximately 1,003 of West Monroe's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in West Monroe, by student population, is Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Delta Ouachita Campus. In 2010, Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Delta Ouachita Campus graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in drafting.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in West Monroe in 2010. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in West Monroe was $1,064 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in West Monroe after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in West Monroe, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 drafters in Louisiana were working in the greater West Monroe area. The number of drafters in West Monroe is expected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in West Monroe is $40,570 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.
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