With an overall population of 16,340 and a student population of 11,230, approximately 11,191 of Warrensburg students attend one of Warrensburg's schools that offer drafting programs.
Warrensburg's largest drafting school is University of Central Missouri. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Drafting program at University of Central Missouri.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a drafting degree from one of Warrensburg's drafting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,255 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Warrensburg drafting schools was an average of $22,840 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for drafting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Warrensburg-based drafting schools, you will have an added expense of $6,320 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Warrensburg after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Warrensburg, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. There were 2,590 drafters working in Missouri and 90 working in the greater Warrensburg area in 2010. The number of drafters in Warrensburg is expected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Warrensburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,640 per year. This is lower than the average salary for drafters in the state.