With an overall population of 951,270 and a student population of 65,306, approximately 1,405 of Detroit students attend one of Detroit's schools that offer video game design programs.
The largest video game design school in Detroit, by student population, is College for Creative Studies. In 2010, College for Creative Studies graduated approximately 39 students from its video game design program.
A total of 39 students graduated with credentials in video game design from video game design schools in Detroit in 2010. In 2009 tuition at video game design schools in Detroit was $29,985 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a video game design program in Detroit. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $36,085.
As a video game designer in Detroit, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,570 per year. This is higher than the average salary for video game designers in the state.