Trinidad has a general population of 9,078 and an overall student population of 1,812. Approximately 1,812 of Trinidad's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Trinidad State Junior College is the largest construction management school in Trinidad, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Trinidad State Junior College.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a construction management certificate from one of Trinidad's construction management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,732 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Trinidad construction management schools was an average of $17,533 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,749 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Trinidad-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $4,874 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,443.
If you plan on staying in Trinidad after graduating from construction management school, you should know that job prospects for construction managers in Trinidad, which is the most popular construction management profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 26,110 construction managers in Colorado, 430 were working in the greater Trinidad area. The number of construction managers in Trinidad is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Trinidad is $27,910 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.