Worcester has a general population of 172,648 and an overall student population of 31,163. Approximately 8,349 of Worcester's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Quinsigamond Community College is the largest web design school in Worcester, based on student population. In 2010, Quinsigamond Community College graduated approximately 4 students from its web design program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a web design certificate in Worcester. If you decide to attend a web design school in Worcester, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,128.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $720 for web design related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in web design, if you decide to work as a web designer in Worcester, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,880 web designers in Massachusetts. Of these web designers, 280 were working in the greater Worcester area. By the year 2018, the number of web designers is expected to increase by 3% in Worcester. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Worcester is $45,060 per year, which is lower than the average for web designers state-wide.