Benton Harbor has a general population of 11,182 and an overall student population of 4,688. Approximately 4,688 of Benton Harbor's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Benton Harbor, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Lake Michigan College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Lake Michigan College with credentials in drafting.
If you decide to attend a drafting school in Benton Harbor, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,105.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,700 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Benton Harbor after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Benton Harbor, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. There were 4,360 drafters working in Michigan and 150 working in the greater Benton Harbor area in 2010. The number of drafters in Benton Harbor 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 Benton Harbor is $43,770 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.