With an overall population of 7,010 and a student population of 7,136, approximately 7,136 of Houghton students attend one of Houghton's schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Houghton, by student population, is Michigan Technological University. In 2010, Michigan Technological University graduated approximately 19 students from its construction management program.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Houghton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Houghton's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,093 per year in instate tuition and $35,363 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,121 per year, on average, for room and board at Houghton-based construction management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Houghton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 27,380 construction managers in Michigan. Of these construction managers, 760 were working in the greater Houghton area. Houghton's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
As a construction manager in Houghton, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,550 per year. This is lower than the average salary for construction managers in the state.