Des Plaines has a general population of 58,720 and an overall student population of 12,087. Approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Oakton Community College is the largest construction management school in Des Plaines, based on student population. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Oakton Community College with credentials in construction management.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Des Plaines in 2010. If you decide to attend a construction management school in Des Plaines, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,510.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for construction management related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Des Plaines after graduating from construction management school, you should know that job prospects for construction managers in Des Plaines, which is the most popular construction management profession, are good. There were 56,930 construction managers working in Illinois and 29,790 working in the greater Des Plaines area in 2010. The government projects that the number of construction managers in Des Plaines will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Des Plaines is $33,520 per year, which is lower than the average for construction managers state-wide.