Cheyenne has a total population of 53,011 and a student population of 5,117. Of these students, 4,905 are enrolled in schools that offer construction management programs.
Cheyenne's largest construction management school is Laramie County Community College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Laramie County Community College with credentials in construction management.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in construction management in Cheyenne in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,560 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cheyenne construction management schools was an average of $14,824 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,066 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a construction management program in Cheyenne. And if you live on campus at one of the Cheyenne-based construction management schools, you will have an added expense of $6,832 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,134.
If you plan on staying in Cheyenne after graduating from construction management school, you should know that job prospects for construction managers in Cheyenne, which is the most popular construction management profession, are not very good. There were 3,850 construction managers working in Wyoming and 310 working in the greater Cheyenne area in 2010. Cheyenne's construction manager workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. 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 Cheyenne is $27,780 per year, which is lower than the average for construction managers state-wide.