Des Plaines has a general population of 58,720 and an overall student population of 12,087. Approximately 12,087 of Des Plaines's students are enrolled in schools that offer advertising programs.
Des Plaines's largest advertising school is Oakton Community College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Advertising program at Oakton Community College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an advertising certificate in Des Plaines. In 2009 tuition at advertising schools in Des Plaines was $2,510 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a advertising program in Des Plaines.
Many advertising graduates choose to work as advertisers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Des Plaines, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 advertisers in Illinois were working in the greater Des Plaines area. By the year 2018, the number of advertisers is expected to increase by 9% in Des Plaines. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for advertisers.
As an advertiser in Des Plaines, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for advertisers in the state.