With an overall population of 6,080 and a student population of 3,123, approximately 3,123 of Petoskey students attend one of Petoskey's schools that offer drafting programs.
Petoskey's largest drafting school is North Central Michigan College. In 2010, North Central Michigan College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in drafting.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Petoskey in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,379 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Petoskey drafting schools was an average of $12,263 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for drafting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Petoskey-based drafting schools, you will have an added expense of $5,362 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,617.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Petoskey, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,360 drafters in Michigan. Of these drafters, 100 were working in the greater Petoskey area. The number of drafters in Petoskey is expected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Petoskey, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,490 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.