Drafting Schools In Tennessee

Drafting classes faculty can choose to work at one of 27 accredited drafting schools in Tennessee. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in drafting in the state of Tennessee, which encompasses drafting training at the following levels:

  • Drafting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Drafting


Schools

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Nashville

    2845 Elm Hill Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37214-3717

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  2. Chattanooga State Community College

    4501 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37406-1097

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  3. Tennessee Technology Center at Dickson

    740 Hwy 46, Dickson, Tennessee 37055

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  4. Tennessee Technology Center at Hartsville

    716 McMurry Blvd, Hartsville, Tennessee 37074-2028

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  5. Tennessee Technology Center at Hohenwald

    813 West Main, Hohenwald, Tennessee 38462-2201

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  6. Tennessee Technology Center at McKenzie

    16940 Highland Dr, McKenzie, Tennessee 38201

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  7. Tennessee Technology Center at Memphis

    550 Alabama Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-3604

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  8. Tennessee Technology Center at Morristown

    821 W Louise Ave, Morristown, Tennessee 37813-2094

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  9. Tennessee Technology Center at Murfreesboro

    1303 Old Fort Pky, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129-3311

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  10. Nashville State Community College

    120 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, Tennessee 37209-4515

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  11. Tennessee Technology Center at Newbern

    340 Washington St, Newbern, Tennessee 38059

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  12. Tennessee Technology Center at Ripley

    127 Industrial Drive, Ripley, Tennessee 38063

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  13. Tennessee Technology Center at Crump

    3070 Hwy. 64 West, Crump, Tennessee 38327

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  14. Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville

    1405 Madison St, Shelbyville, Tennessee 37160

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  15. Tennessee Technology Center at Oneida-Huntsville

    355 Scott High Drive, Huntsville, Tennessee 37756-4149

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  16. Tennessee Technology Center at Crossville

    910 Miller Avenue, Crossville, Tennessee 38555

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  17. Tennessee Technology Center at McMinnville

    241 Vo Tech Dr, McMinnville, Tennessee 37110

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  18. Tennessee Technology Center at Jackson

    2468 Technology Center Drive, Jackson, Tennessee 38301

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  19. Tennessee Technology Center at Knoxville

    1100 Liberty St, Knoxville, Tennessee 37919

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  20. Pellissippi State Community College

    10915 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37933-0990

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  21. Northeast State Community College

    2425 Hwy 75, Blountville, Tennessee 37617-0246

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  22. Tennessee Technology Center at Nashville

    100 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, Tennessee 37209-4515

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  23. ITT Technical Institute-Knoxville

    10208 Technology Dr, Knoxville, Tennessee 37932

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  24. ITT Technical Institute-Cordova

    7260 Goodlett Farms Parkway, Cordova, Tennessee 38016

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  25. ITT Technical Institute-Chattanooga

    5600 Brainerd Rd Suite G-1, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411

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  26. Virginia College-School of Business and Health

    721 Eastgate Loop Rd., Chattanooga, Tennessee 37411

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  27. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Johnson City

    4721 Lake Park Dr, Johnson City, Tennessee 37615

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Drafting Employment

Tennessee 3,170
National 197,280

Approximately 2% of the country's drafting professionals work in Tennessee state.

Employment Growth for Drafting professionals In Tennessee

3,750 4,330 4,200 3,700 3,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Tennessee, drafting is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 580 less drafting professionals working in Tennessee than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of drafting has shrunk by 15% in Tennessee. This decline is slower than the national trend for drafting professionals which shows a 16% decrease in the number of drafting professionals working around the nation.

Drafting VS. All Professions salaries in Tennessee

$43,100 $44,338 $47,742 $49,980 $50,855
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by drafting professionals is increasing in Tennessee. In 2006 drafting professionals made a mean salary of $43,100 per year, and in 2010 they made $50,855 per year.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Tennessee

10th percentile
$31,618
25th percentile
$38,218
50th percentile
$49,060
75th percentile
$60,622
90th percentile
$72,878

Thus, drafting professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of drafting, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid drafting professionals earning 131% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Tennessee state.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Tennessee

Architecture
$66,467
Civil Engineering
$58,400
Construction Management
$53,722
Design
$32,520
Drafting
$50,855
Industrial Design
$56,920
Interior Design
$43,610
Mechanical Engineering
$61,902

Drafting professionals in Tennessee earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Drafting programs available for each degree type for all schools in Tennessee

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
35
Total43

The number of students graduating from the 27 accredited drafting schools in Tennessee is decreasing. In Tennessee, there were 290 graduates in 2006. And there were 273 graduates from drafting courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 6% percent decrease in the number of drafting school degree or certificate graduates in Tennessee. A majority of these graduates, or 81%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in drafting.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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