With an overall population of 22,397 and a student population of 9,701, approximately 6,649 of Lawrenceville students attend one of Lawrenceville's schools that offer carpentry programs.
Gwinnett Technical College is the largest carpentry school in Lawrenceville, based on student population. In 2010, Gwinnett Technical College graduated approximately 136 students from its carpentry program.
In 2010, 136 students graduated with a carpentry certificate from one of Lawrenceville's carpentry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,229 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,400 for carpentry related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Lawrenceville after graduating from carpentry school, you should know that job prospects for carpenters in Lawrenceville, which is the most popular carpentry profession, are average. In 2010, there were 30,460 carpenters in Georgia. Of these carpenters, 6,720 were working in the greater Lawrenceville area. The government projects that the number of carpenters in Lawrenceville will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Lawrenceville, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for carpenters in the state.