Park Hills has a total population of 7,861 and a student population of 3,671. Of these students, 3,671 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Mineral Area College is the largest drafting school in Park Hills, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Mineral Area College with credentials in drafting.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Park Hills in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Park Hills's drafting schools was $13,182 per year for instate students and $13,902 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Park Hills. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,555 per year, on average, for room and board at Park Hills-based drafting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,058.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Park Hills, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,590 drafters in Missouri, 60 were working in the greater Park Hills area. By the year 2018, the number of drafters is expected to decrease by -8% in Park Hills. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Park Hills is $29,200 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.