With an overall population of 56,769 and a student population of 10,773, approximately 10,773 of Pittsburg students attend one of Pittsburg's schools that offer graphic design programs.
Of the 1 graphic design schools in Pittsburg, the largest graphic design school, by student population, is Los Medanos College. In 2010, Los Medanos College graduated approximately 0 students from its graphic design program.
In 2009 tuition at graphic design schools in Pittsburg was $738 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for graphic design related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Pittsburg after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in Pittsburg, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 40,500 graphic designers in California, 1,760 were working in the greater Pittsburg area. The government projects that the number of graphic designers in Pittsburg will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in Pittsburg is $53,100 per year, which is higher than the average for graphic designers state-wide.