With an overall population of 3,694,820 and a student population of 194,266, approximately 3,968 of Los Angeles students attend one of Los Angeles's schools that offer web design programs.
Los Angeles's largest web design school is Westwood College-Los Angeles and is accredited by Westwood College is currently nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from Westwood College-Los Angeles with credentials in web design.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a web design degree from one of Los Angeles's web design schools. In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Los Angeles was $14,270 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $980 for web design related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Los Angeles after graduating from web design school, you should know that job prospects for web designers in Los Angeles, which is the most popular web design profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 web designers in California. Of these web designers, 9,290 were working in the greater Los Angeles area. The government projects that the number of web designers in Los Angeles will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
As a web designer in Los Angeles, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for web designers in the state.