Toledo has a general population of 313,619 and an overall student population of 26,794. Approximately 23,064 of Toledo's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Toledo, by student population, is University of Toledo. In 2010, University of Toledo graduated approximately 0 students from its drafting program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,481 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Toledo drafting schools was an average of $30,293 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for drafting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,478 per year, on average, for room and board at Toledo-based drafting schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,056.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Toledo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 drafters in Ohio were working in the greater Toledo area. By the year 2018, the number of drafters is expected to decrease by -6% in Toledo. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Toledo, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,870 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.