Tempe has a general population of 158,625 and an overall student population of 92,920. Approximately 68,064 of Tempe's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Tempe, by student population, is Arizona State University. In 2010, approximately 89 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Arizona State University.
In 2010, 89 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of Tempe's construction management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,290 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tempe construction management schools was an average of $33,075 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,270 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,210 per year, on average, for room and board at Tempe-based construction management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,210.
If you decide to work as a construction manager in Tempe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 30,790 construction managers in Arizona. Of these construction managers, 14,350 were working in the greater Tempe area. Tempe's construction manager workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
As a construction manager in Tempe, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,410 per year. This is lower than the average salary for construction managers in the state.