With an overall population of 9,846 and a student population of 1,177, approximately 1,177 of Independence students attend one of Independence's schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Independence, by student population, is Independence Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Independence Community College with credentials in construction management.
If you decide to attend one of Independence's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,480 per year in instate tuition and $11,760 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Independence. And if you live on campus at one of the Independence-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,880.
If you decide to work as a construction manager in Independence, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,470 construction managers in Kansas. Of these construction managers, 2,360 were working in the greater Independence area. The number of construction managers in Independence is expected to increase by 12% 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 Independence is $25,910 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.