With an overall population of 173,627 and a student population of 11,812, approximately 11,289 of Amarillo students attend one of Amarillo's schools that offer drafting programs.
Amarillo College is the largest drafting school in Amarillo, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Drafting program at Amarillo College.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Amarillo in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,410 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,292 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Amarillo.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Amarillo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,250 drafters in Texas, 40 were working in the greater Amarillo area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Amarillo will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Amarillo, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,560 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.