Fairfield has a general population of 96,178 and an overall student population of 12,397. Approximately 12,222 of Fairfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Fairfield's largest drafting school is Solano Community College. In 2010, Solano Community College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in drafting.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a drafting certificate in Fairfield. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Fairfield was $816 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Fairfield after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Fairfield, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. There were 17,400 drafters working in California and 70 working in the greater Fairfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of drafters in Fairfield will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Fairfield is $48,270 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.