Ann Arbor has a total population of 114,024 and a student population of 57,615. Of these students, 14,202 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Ann Arbor, by student population, is Washtenaw Community College. In 2010, Washtenaw Community College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in drafting.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Ann Arbor in 2010. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Ann Arbor was $1,920 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $770 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Ann Arbor.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Ann Arbor, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,970 drafters working in Michigan and 90 working in the greater Ann Arbor area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of drafters is expected to increase by 5% in Ann Arbor. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Ann Arbor is $46,500 per year, which is higher than the average for drafters state-wide.