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Schools Offering Construction Management Programs in Louisiana
Around 0.4% of Louisiana's graduates graduate from construction management degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 429 construction managers graduate from Louisiana's 9 construction management schools.
The top-ranked school in Louisiana that has a construction management program is Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, which was ranked 26th in the country in 2010, is located in Baton Rouge. In 2010, 156 students graduated from Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College's construction management program. Tuition at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College was $5,764 per year.
Louisiana Tech University, which is located in Ruston, is the second-ranked school in Louisiana that has a construction management program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Louisiana Tech University graduated 26 students from its construction management program. Tuition at Louisiana Tech University was $5,545 per year.
University of Louisiana Monroe, which was ranked 70th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Louisiana that has a construction management program. It is located in Monroe. 55 students graduated with degree in construction management from University of Louisiana Monroe in 2010. Students at University of Louisiana Monroe paid $4,636 per year in tuition fees.
Tuition at Louisiana's construction management schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $1,122 per year. But, the average tuition is $4,877 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Louisiana construction management schools were charged at the following schools:
- ITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose - located in Saint Rose, students are charged $18,048 per year
- Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College - located in Baton Rouge, students are charged $5,764 per year
- Louisiana Tech University - located in Ruston, students are charged $5,545 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Louisiana construction management schools were charged at the following schools:
- Northwest Louisiana Technical College - located in Minden, students are charged $1,122 per year
- Northshore Technical College-Sullivan Main Campus - located in Bogalusa, students are charged $1,176 per year
- Bossier Parish Community College - located in Bossier City, students are charged $2,174 per year
A construction management degree from a Louisiana school... what next?
The highest percentage of construction management graduates in Louisiana pursue careers as a construction manager. Louisiana had 2,970 construction managers in 2010. The largest populations of Louisiana construction managers are working in the following counties:
- Ascension County - 890 construction managers
- Calcasieu County - 170 construction managers
- Bossier County - 150 construction managers
The government projects that the number of construction managers in Louisiana will grow by 1%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 7,130 construction managers working in Louisiana.
A construction manager in Louisiana earns $73,390 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Louisiana construction managers earned as little as less than $38,460 per year or as much as more than $154,620 per year. A construction manager in the following Louisiana counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Bossier County - $88,350 per year
- Ouachita County - $88,290 per year
- Bienville County - $82,130 per year
The following counties in Louisiana have the lowest average salaries for construction managers:
- Ascension County - $70,130 per year
- Lafourche County - $70,930 per year
- Jefferson Davis County - $71,210 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Louisiana statistics regarding a career in construction management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business management or real estate.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Construction Management in Louisiana
- Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management in Louisiana
- Certificate in Construction Management in Louisiana
Curious what studying Construction Management gets you?
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers||10,120||$57,200||12.4%|
|Construction and Building Inspectors||900||$49,820||2.3%|
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