Nelsonville has a total population of 5,230 and a student population of 6,466. Of these students, 6,340 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Hocking College is the largest drafting school in Nelsonville, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Hocking College with credentials in drafting.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Nelsonville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,958 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Nelsonville drafting schools was an average of $16,627 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Nelsonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,030 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,019.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Nelsonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 64 drafters in Ohio were working in the greater Nelsonville area. The number of drafters in Nelsonville is expected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Nelsonville is $48,250 per year, which is higher than the average for drafters state-wide.