Oceanside has a general population of 161,029 and an overall student population of 13,660. Approximately 13,537 of Oceanside's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
MiraCosta College is the largest drafting school in Oceanside, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Drafting program at MiraCosta College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a drafting certificate from one of Oceanside's drafting schools. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Oceanside was $668 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Oceanside, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 17,400 drafters in California. Of these drafters, 1,310 were working in the greater Oceanside area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Oceanside 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 Oceanside is $48,740 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.