Macomb has a total population of 18,558 and a student population of 12,679. Of these students, 12,679 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Macomb's largest construction management school is Western Illinois University. In 2010, approximately 59 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Western Illinois University.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of Macomb's construction management schools. If you decide to attend one of Macomb's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,692 per year in instate tuition and $25,081 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Macomb. And if you live on campus at one of the Macomb-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many construction management graduates choose to work as construction managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Macomb, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 56,930 construction managers in Illinois, 1,200 were working in the greater Macomb area. The government projects that the number of construction managers in Macomb 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 Macomb is $27,280 per year, which is lower than the average for construction managers state-wide.