Union has a general population of 7,757 and an overall student population of 4,203. Approximately 4,203 of Union's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Union, by student population, is East Central College. In 2010, East Central College graduated approximately 10 students from its drafting program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a drafting degree in Union. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,704 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Union.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Union, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,590 drafters working in Missouri and 870 working in the greater Union area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of drafters is expected to decrease by -8% in Union. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Union is $43,030 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for drafters.