With an overall population of 13,471 and a student population of 6,732, approximately 6,732 of Fergus Falls students attend one of Fergus Falls's schools that offer construction management programs.
Fergus Falls's largest construction management school is Minnesota State Community and Technical College. In 2010, Minnesota State Community and Technical College graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in construction management.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of Fergus Falls's construction management schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,248 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for construction management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fergus Falls-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,248.
If you plan on staying in Fergus Falls after graduating from construction management school, you should know that job prospects for construction managers in Fergus Falls, which is the most popular construction management profession, are good. In 2010, there were 9,690 construction managers in Minnesota. Of these construction managers, 820 were working in the greater Fergus Falls area. Fergus Falls's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Fergus Falls is $31,630 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.