Louisiana contains four schools that offer CAD programs. ITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose, the highest-ranking CAD school in LA, has a total student population of 706 and is the 3189th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 CAD schools in Louisiana, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, ITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose comes out as the most expensive ($22,781/yr), with Delta School of Business and Technology as the lowest recorded at only $18,098/yr.
CAD students from Louisiana schools who go on to become drafters, architects, computer aided designers, project architects, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 18,290 people working as drafters alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,210. Also, Architectural and civil drafters make on average $47,710 per year and there are about 105,320 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Louisiana alone, there are 1,280 employed architectural and civil drafters earning an average yearly salary of $44,650. Drafters in this state earn $46,130/yr and there are 1,220 employed.
Also, within the CAD schools in Louisiana, the average student population is 1,613 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from CAD, there are 3263 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,905 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,789, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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