With an overall population of 915 and a student population of 2,266, approximately 2,096 of Rio Grande students attend one of Rio Grande's schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Rio Grande, the largest drafting school, by student population, is University of Rio Grande. In 2010, University of Rio Grande graduated approximately 1 students from its drafting program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a drafting degree in Rio Grande. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,260 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Rio Grande. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Rio Grande-based drafting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,462.
If you plan on staying in Rio Grande after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Rio Grande, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 64 drafters in Ohio were working in the greater Rio Grande area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Rio Grande will decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Rio Grande, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,250 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.