Cumberland has a total population of 21,518 and a student population of 4,177. Of these students, 4,085 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Allegany College of Maryland is the largest construction management school in Cumberland, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Construction Management program at Allegany College of Maryland.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a construction management certificate from one of Cumberland's construction management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,163 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cumberland construction management schools was an average of $19,273 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cumberland-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,823.
If you decide to work as a construction manager in Cumberland, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 27,510 construction managers in Maryland, 250 were working in the greater Cumberland area. The government projects that the number of construction managers in Cumberland will increase by 11% 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 Cumberland is $29,780 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.