Rolla has a total population of 16,367 and a student population of 7,045. Of these students, 177 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Rolla Technical Institute is the largest drafting school in Rolla, based on student population. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Rolla Technical Institute with credentials in drafting.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Rolla in 2010. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Rolla was $7,039 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Rolla.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rolla, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,590 drafters in Missouri. Of these drafters, 90 were working in the greater Rolla area. Rolla's drafter workforce is projected to decrease by -8% 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 Rolla is $34,640 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.