With an overall population of 26,999 and a student population of 27,083, approximately 27,083 of Glen Ellyn students attend one of Glen Ellyn's schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Glen Ellyn, the largest drafting school, by student population, is College of DuPage. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from College of DuPage with credentials in drafting.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Glen Ellyn in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,712 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,463 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Glen Ellyn after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Glen Ellyn, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 drafters in Illinois were working in the greater Glen Ellyn area. Glen Ellyn's drafter workforce is projected 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 Glen Ellyn is $44,920 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.