With an overall population of 78,296 and a student population of 7,938, approximately 4,488 of Southfield students attend one of Southfield's schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Southfield, by student population, is Lawrence Technological University. In 2010, Lawrence Technological University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in construction management.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a construction management degree in Southfield. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,008 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,319 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Southfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,353 per year, on average, for room and board at Southfield-based construction management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,185.
Many construction management graduates choose to work as construction managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Southfield, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 27,380 construction managers in Michigan, 4,910 were working in the greater Southfield area. The government projects that the number of construction managers in Southfield will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Southfield is $34,250 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.