Harrisburg has a general population of 48,950 and an overall student population of 24,399. Approximately 22,529 of Harrisburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Harrisburg's largest drafting school is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg. In 2010, Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in drafting.
If you decide to attend a drafting school in Harrisburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,480.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Harrisburg after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Harrisburg, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 drafters in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Harrisburg area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Harrisburg will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Harrisburg is $41,060 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for drafters.