Cedar Falls has a total population of 36,145 and a student population of 14,191. Of these students, 13,303 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Cedar Falls's largest construction management school is University of Northern Iowa. In 2010, University of Northern Iowa graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in construction management.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Cedar Falls in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,077 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cedar Falls construction management schools was an average of $26,341 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,035 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Cedar Falls. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Cedar Falls-based construction management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Cedar Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,280 construction managers in Iowa. Of these construction managers, 510 were working in the greater Cedar Falls area. Cedar Falls's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 17% 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 Cedar Falls is $31,290 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.