Farmingdale has a total population of 8,399 and a student population of 6,988. Of these students, 6,988 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
The largest construction management school in Farmingdale, by student population, is Farmingdale State College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Farmingdale State College with credentials in construction management.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a construction management degree from one of Farmingdale's construction management schools. Tuition in 2009 at Farmingdale's construction management schools was $19,968 per year for instate students and $27,868 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,245 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Farmingdale. And if you live on campus at one of the Farmingdale-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $11,090 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,530.
Many construction management graduates choose to work as construction managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Farmingdale, your job prospects are not very good. There were 54,930 construction managers working in New York and 8,080 working in the greater Farmingdale area in 2010. Farmingdale's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Farmingdale is $44,190 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.