Murfreesboro has a total population of 68,816 and a student population of 25,929. Of these students, 25,188 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Of the 1 construction management schools in Murfreesboro, the largest construction management school, by student population, is Middle Tennessee State University. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Middle Tennessee State University with credentials in construction management.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Murfreesboro in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,878 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Murfreesboro construction management schools was an average of $28,806 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for construction management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,754 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,124.
Many construction management graduates choose to work as construction managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Murfreesboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 26,290 construction managers in Tennessee, 4,440 were working in the greater Murfreesboro area. By the year 2018, the number of construction managers is expected to increase by 7% in Murfreesboro. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Murfreesboro is $27,120 per year, which is higher than the average for construction managers state-wide.