Pendleton has a general population of 2,966 and an overall student population of 6,758. Approximately 6,758 of Pendleton's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Tri-County Technical College is the largest drafting school in Pendleton, based on student population. In 2010, Tri-County Technical College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in drafting.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a drafting degree in Pendleton. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Pendleton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,168.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Pendleton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,190 drafters in South Carolina. Of these drafters, 30 were working in the greater Pendleton area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Pendleton will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Pendleton is $49,590 per year, which is higher than the average for drafters state-wide.