Belleville has a total population of 41,410 and a student population of 14,458. Of these students, 14,440 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Belleville, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Southwestern Illinois College. In 2010, Southwestern Illinois College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in drafting.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a drafting degree in Belleville. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Belleville was $2,380 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,008 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Belleville.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Belleville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 drafters in Illinois were working in the greater Belleville area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Belleville will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Belleville is $43,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.