Chicago Heights has a general population of 32,776 and an overall student population of 5,854. Approximately 5,854 of Chicago Heights's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Chicago Heights's largest drafting school is Prairie State College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Drafting program at Prairie State College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a drafting certificate in Chicago Heights. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Chicago Heights, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,228.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,360 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Chicago Heights, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,850 drafters working in Illinois and 1,830 working in the greater Chicago Heights area in 2010. The number of drafters in Chicago Heights is expected to 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 Chicago Heights is $44,920 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.