The largest drafting school in Manchester, by student population, is Manchester Community College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Drafting program at Manchester Community College.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a drafting certificate in Manchester. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Manchester was $3,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Manchester, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,090 drafters working in Connecticut and 440 working in the greater Manchester area in 2010. The government projects that the number of drafters in Manchester will decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Manchester is $53,410 per year, which is higher than the average for drafters state-wide.