Rome has a general population of 34,980 and an overall student population of 12,418. Approximately 5,994 of Rome's students are enrolled in schools that offer carpentry programs.
Of the 1 carpentry schools in Rome, the largest carpentry school, by student population, is Georgia Northwestern Technical College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Carpentry program at Georgia Northwestern Technical College.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in carpentry from carpentry schools in Rome in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,043 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,460 for carpentry related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Rome after graduating from carpentry school, you should know that job prospects for carpenters in Rome, which is the most popular carpentry profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 145 carpenters in Georgia were working in the greater Rome area. Rome's carpenter workforce is projected to 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 Rome is $31,300 per year, which is lower than the average for carpenters state-wide.