Hillsboro has a total population of 1,675 and a student population of 5,788. Of these students, 5,788 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Hillsboro's largest drafting school is Jefferson College. In 2010, Jefferson College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in drafting.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Hillsboro in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,753 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hillsboro drafting schools was an average of $13,761 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for drafting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hillsboro-based drafting schools, you will have an added expense of $3,960 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,090.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Hillsboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,590 drafters in Missouri, 870 were working in the greater Hillsboro area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Hillsboro will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Hillsboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.