There are 2 drafting schools in Aurora, Colorado. Aurora has a general population of 276,393 and an overall student population of 10,366. Approximately 1,807 of Aurora's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 2 drafting schools in Aurora, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Pickens Technical College. In 2010, approximately 28 students graduated from the Drafting program at Pickens Technical College.
In 2010, 36 students graduated with a drafting certificate from one of Aurora's drafting schools. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Aurora was $2,106 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,749 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aurora, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,140 drafters in Colorado, 1,260 were working in the greater Aurora area. Aurora's drafter workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Aurora, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,010 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.