With an overall population of 6,147 and a student population of 2,970, approximately 2,970 of Dowagiac students attend one of Dowagiac's schools that offer construction management programs.
Of the 1 construction management schools in Dowagiac, the largest construction management school, by student population, is Southwestern Michigan College. In 2010, Southwestern Michigan College graduated approximately 8 students from its construction management program.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Dowagiac in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Dowagiac's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,447 per year in instate tuition and $14,742 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Dowagiac. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Dowagiac-based construction management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,287.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Dowagiac, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 27,380 construction managers in Michigan, 360 were working in the greater Dowagiac area. By the year 2018, the number of construction managers is expected to increase by 9% in Dowagiac. 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 Dowagiac is $29,820 per year, which is lower than the average for construction managers state-wide.