Albany has a general population of 76,939 and an overall student population of 14,289. Approximately 3,962 of Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Albany, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Albany Technical College. In 2010, approximately 58 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Albany Technical College.
In 2010, 58 students graduated with a carpentry certificate in Albany. If you decide to attend a carpentry school in Albany, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for carpentry related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Albany, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 87 carpenters in Georgia were working in the greater Albany area. The government projects that the number of carpenters in Albany will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a carpenter in Albany is $32,870 per year, which is higher than the average for carpenters state-wide.