With an overall population of 25,176 and a student population of 1,706, approximately 1,706 of Dodge City students attend one of Dodge City's schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Dodge City, by student population, is Dodge City Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Design program at Dodge City Community College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in design in Dodge City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,536 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Dodge City design schools was an average of $12,016 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Dodge City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,502 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,034.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dodge City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 2,920 designers in Kansas. Of these designers, 310 were working in the greater Dodge City area. The number of designers in Dodge City is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Dodge City, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,470 per year. This is lower than the average salary for designers in the state.
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