With an overall population of 53,421 and a student population of 4,100, approximately 267 of Charleston students attend one of Charleston's schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Charleston, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Carver Career Center. In 2010, Carver Career Center graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in drafting.
If you plan on staying in Charleston after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Charleston, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 260 drafters in West Virginia. Of these drafters, 90 were working in the greater Charleston area. By the year 2018, the number of drafters is expected to decrease by -8% in Charleston. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Charleston is $36,870 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.