With an overall population of 8,586 and a student population of 2,650, approximately 2,650 of Wahpeton students attend one of Wahpeton's schools that offer construction management programs.
Wahpeton's largest construction management school is North Dakota State College of Science. In 2010, North Dakota State College of Science graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in construction management.
A reported 35 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Wahpeton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,600 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Wahpeton construction management schools was an average of $19,598 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for construction management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,464 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in construction management, if you decide to work as a construction manager in Wahpeton, your job prospects are good. There were 3,050 construction managers working in North Dakota and 110 working in the greater Wahpeton area in 2010. Wahpeton's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Wahpeton is $26,230 per year, which is lower than the average for construction managers state-wide.