Melbourne has a total population of 71,382 and a student population of 9,123. Of these students, 8,227 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Melbourne's largest construction management school is Florida Institute of Technology. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Florida Institute of Technology.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of Melbourne's construction management schools. In 2009 tuition at construction management schools in Melbourne was $31,520 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Melbourne-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $10,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a construction manager in Melbourne, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 66,460 construction managers in Florida. Of these construction managers, 1,090 were working in the greater Melbourne area. The government projects that the number of construction managers in Melbourne will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Melbourne is $25,510 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.