With an overall population of 97,255 and a student population of 22,393, approximately 6,950 of Macon students attend one of Macon's schools that offer carpentry programs.
Central Georgia Technical College is the largest carpentry school in Macon, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Central Georgia Technical College.
In 2010, 48 students graduated with a carpentry certificate from one of Macon's carpentry schools. In 2009 tuition at carpentry schools in Macon was $2,043 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a carpentry program in Macon.
After graduating with your credentials in carpentry, if you decide to work as a carpenter in Macon, your job prospects are average. There were 30,460 carpenters working in Georgia and 180 working in the greater Macon area in 2010. The number of carpenters in Macon is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for carpenters.
As a carpenter in Macon, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,900 per year. This is higher than the average salary for carpenters in the state.