With an overall population of 107,006 and a student population of 10,917, approximately 2,559 of Manchester students attend one of Manchester's schools that offer drafting programs.
Manchester Community College is the largest drafting school in Manchester, based on student population. In 2010, Manchester Community College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in drafting.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Manchester in 2010. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Manchester, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $6,048.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Manchester.
If you plan on staying in Manchester after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Manchester, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 440 drafters in New Hampshire. Of these drafters, 80 were working in the greater Manchester area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Manchester will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Manchester is $45,400 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.