Costa Mesa has a total population of 108,724 and a student population of 27,906. Of these students, 25,316 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Costa Mesa, by student population, is Orange Coast College. In 2010, Orange Coast College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in construction management.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a construction management certificate from one of Costa Mesa's construction management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $686 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for construction management related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Costa Mesa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 160,100 construction managers in California, 9,010 were working in the greater Costa Mesa area. By the year 2018, the number of construction managers is expected to increase by 13% in Costa Mesa. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Costa Mesa is $33,370 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.