With an overall population of 39,102 and a student population of 7,119, approximately 7,043 of Fitchburg students attend one of Fitchburg's schools that offer web design programs.
The largest web design school in Fitchburg, by student population, is Fitchburg State University. In 2010, Fitchburg State University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in web design.
If you decide to attend one of Fitchburg's web design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,420 per year in instate tuition and $23,500 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for web design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,200.
If you plan on staying in Fitchburg after graduating from web design school, you should know that job prospects for web designers in Fitchburg, which is the most popular web design profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,880 web designers in Massachusetts. Of these web designers, 40 were working in the greater Fitchburg area. The number of web designers in Fitchburg is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Fitchburg is $35,900 per year, which is lower than the average for web designers state-wide.