Great Bend has a total population of 15,345 and a student population of 4,237. Of these students, 4,237 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Barton County Community College is the largest design school in Great Bend, based on student population. In 2010, Barton County Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its design program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a design degree in Great Bend. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,006 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Great Bend design schools was an average of $14,552 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,036 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,341 per year, on average, for room and board at Great Bend-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,665.
If you decide to work as a designer in Great Bend, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 designers in Kansas were working in the greater Great Bend area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 8% in Great Bend. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Great Bend is $29,470 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
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