North Platte has a general population of 23,878 and an overall student population of 2,765. Approximately 2,765 of North Platte's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Mid-Plains Community College is the largest construction management school in North Platte, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Mid-Plains Community College.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of North Platte's construction management schools. If you decide to attend one of North Platte's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,140 per year in instate tuition and $11,800 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in North Platte. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,180.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in North Platte, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 construction managers in Nebraska were working in the greater North Platte area. The government projects that the number of construction managers in North Platte will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
As a construction manager in North Platte, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for construction managers in the state.