Manhattan has a general population of 44,831 and an overall student population of 24,547. Approximately 23,581 of Manhattan's students are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Of the 1 construction management schools in Manhattan, the largest construction management school, by student population, is Kansas State University. Approximately 78 students graduated in 2010 from Kansas State University with credentials in construction management.
A total of 78 students graduated with credentials in construction management from construction management schools in Manhattan in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Manhattan's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,399 per year in instate tuition and $29,106 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,195 for construction management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,752 per year, on average, for room and board at Manhattan-based construction management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,647.
If you decide to work as a construction manager in Manhattan, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 construction managers in Kansas were working in the greater Manhattan area. The number of construction managers in Manhattan is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Manhattan is $25,090 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.