La Junta has a total population of 7,568 and a student population of 1,660. Of these students, 1,660 are enrolled in schools that offer real estate programs.
Otero Junior College is the largest real estate school in La Junta, based on student population. In 2010, Otero Junior College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in real estate.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in real estate in La Junta in 2010. If you decide to attend one of La Junta's real estate schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,446 per year in instate tuition and $17,247 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,749 for real estate related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the La Junta-based real estate schools, you will have an added expense of $4,994 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,315.
If you decide to work as a real estate professional in La Junta, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,570 real estate professionals in Colorado, 140 were working in the greater La Junta area. The number of real estate professionals in La Junta is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for real estate professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a real estate professional in La Junta is $29,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for real estate professionals.