Palatine has a general population of 65,479 and an overall student population of 15,711. Approximately 15,711 of Palatine's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Harper College is the largest construction management school in Palatine, based on student population. In 2010, Harper College graduated approximately 2 students from its construction management program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a construction management certificate from one of Palatine's construction management schools. In 2009 tuition at construction management schools in Palatine was $2,610 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for construction management related books and supplies every year.
Many construction management graduates choose to work as construction managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Palatine, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 56,930 construction managers in Illinois, 29,790 were working in the greater Palatine area. The number of construction managers in Palatine is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
As a construction manager in Palatine, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,520 per year. This is lower than the average salary for construction managers in the state.