Cedar Falls has a general population of 36,145 and an overall student population of 14,191. Approximately 13,303 of Cedar Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer interior design programs.
University of Northern Iowa is the largest interior design school in Cedar Falls, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Interior Design program at University of Northern Iowa.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in interior design from interior design schools in Cedar Falls in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Cedar Falls's interior design schools was $18,077 per year for instate students and $26,341 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,035 for interior design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Cedar Falls-based interior design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
If you decide to work as an interior designer in Cedar Falls, your job prospects are good. Cedar Falls's interior designer workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for interior designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an interior designer in Cedar Falls is $41,480 per year, which is higher than the average for interior designers state-wide.