If you decide that you want to get a construction management degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 construction management schools in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. With an overall population of 227,818 and a student population of 51,121, approximately 36,747 of Baton Rouge students attend one of Baton Rouge's schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Baton Rouge, by student population, is Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College. In 2010, approximately 156 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.
A total of 156 students graduated with credentials in construction management from construction management schools in Baton Rouge in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Baton Rouge's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,341 per year in instate tuition and $26,491 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Baton Rouge-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $7,738 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,334.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Baton Rouge, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 construction managers in Louisiana were working in the greater Baton Rouge area. Baton Rouge's construction manager workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Baton Rouge is $24,810 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.
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