With an overall population of 95,447 and a student population of 66,405, approximately 15,043 of Gainesville students attend one of Gainesville's schools that offer carpentry programs.
Santa Fe College is the largest carpentry school in Gainesville, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Santa Fe College with credentials in carpentry.
In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Gainesville was $2,031 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for carpentry related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Gainesville after graduating from carpentry school, you should know that job prospects for carpenters in Gainesville, which is the most popular carpentry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 71,250 carpenters in Florida. Of these carpenters, 380 were working in the greater Gainesville area. The number of carpenters in Gainesville is expected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Gainesville is $30,140 per year, which is lower than the average for carpenters state-wide.