With an overall population of 16,286 and a student population of 8,215, approximately 8,179 of Godfrey students attend one of Godfrey's schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Godfrey, by student population, is Lewis and Clark Community College. In 2010, Lewis and Clark Community College graduated approximately 11 students from its drafting program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a drafting degree from one of Godfrey's drafting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,632 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $980 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Godfrey after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Godfrey, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 drafters in Illinois were working in the greater Godfrey area. Godfrey's drafter workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Godfrey is $43,030 per year, which is lower than the average for drafters state-wide.