Beaumont has a general population of 113,866 and an overall student population of 17,745. Approximately 3,154 of Beaumont's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Beaumont's largest drafting school is Lamar Institute of Technology. In 2010, Lamar Institute of Technology graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in drafting.
In 2010, 37 students graduated with a drafting degree in Beaumont. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,356 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Beaumont, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,250 drafters in Texas. Of these drafters, 140 were working in the greater Beaumont area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Beaumont will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
As a drafter in Beaumont, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,240 per year. This is higher than the average salary for drafters in the state.