Ellensburg has a total population of 15,414 and a student population of 11,357. Of these students, 11,357 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Ellensburg's largest construction management school is Central Washington University. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from Central Washington University with credentials in construction management.
A reported 34 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Ellensburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ellensburg's construction management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,070 per year in instate tuition and $29,333 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Ellensburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Ellensburg-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $8,460 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Ellensburg after graduating from construction management school, you should know that job prospects for construction managers in Ellensburg, which is the most popular construction management profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 19,500 construction managers in Washington State, 310 were working in the greater Ellensburg area. The number of construction managers in Ellensburg is expected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for construction managers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a construction manager in Ellensburg is $56,980 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for construction managers.