Lincoln College of New England is the largest fashion school in Southington, based on student population. In 2010, Lincoln College of New England graduated approximately 7 students from its fashion program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a fashion degree from one of Southington's fashion schools. If you decide to attend a fashion school in Southington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,290.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fashion program in Southington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Southington-based fashion schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,923.
If you plan on staying in Southington after graduating from fashion school, you should know that job prospects for fashion professionals in Southington, which is the most popular fashion profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 fashion professionals in Connecticut were working in the greater Southington area. The government projects that the number of fashion professionals in Southington will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion professional in Southington is $21,190 per year, which is lower than the average for fashion professionals state-wide.