With an overall population of 27,693 and a student population of 18,293, approximately 18,293 of Los Altos students attend one of Los Altos's schools that offer graphic design programs.
Of the 1 graphic design schools in Los Altos, the largest graphic design school, by student population, is Foothill College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Foothill College with credentials in graphic design.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in graphic design in Los Altos in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $894 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,728 for graphic design related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Los Altos after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in Los Altos, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 graphic designers in California were working in the greater Los Altos area. Los Altos's graphic designer workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
As a graphic designer in Los Altos, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,410 per year. This is higher than the average salary for graphic designers in the state.