Alpena has a general population of 11,304 and an overall student population of 2,077. Approximately 2,077 of Alpena's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Alpena's largest drafting school is Alpena Community College. In 2010, Alpena Community College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in drafting.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Alpena in 2010. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Alpena, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,040.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alpena, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,360 drafters in Michigan, 50 were working in the greater Alpena area. Alpena's drafter workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Alpena is $41,420 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.