Rhode Island contains one school that offers CAD programs. Johnson & Wales University has a total student population of 10,709 and is the 2198th highest ranked school in America.
CAD students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 330 employed architectural and civil drafters earning an average yearly salary of $47,340. Drafters in this state earn $45,350/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the CAD schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from CAD, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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