Montgomery has a total population of 1,942 and a student population of 2,165. Of these students, 921 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Montgomery, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Bridgemont Community and Technical College. In 2010, Bridgemont Community and Technical College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in drafting.
If you decide to attend one of Montgomery's drafting schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,844 per year in instate tuition and $20,206 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for drafting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,740 per year, on average, for room and board at Montgomery-based drafting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,804.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Montgomery, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 260 drafters in West Virginia. Of these drafters, 90 were working in the greater Montgomery area. Montgomery's drafter workforce is projected to decrease by -8% 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 Montgomery is $36,870 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.