Bethpage has a total population of 16,543 and a student population of 1,779. Of these students, 1,779 are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
Briarcliffe College is the largest graphic design school in Bethpage, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 115 students graduated from the Graphic Design program at Briarcliffe College.
A reported 115 students graduated with credentials in graphic design in Bethpage in 2010. If you decide to attend a graphic design school in Bethpage, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,392.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a graphic design program in Bethpage. And if you live on campus at one of the Bethpage-based graphic design schools, you will have an added expense of $8,950 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,869.
If you decide to work as a graphic designer in Bethpage, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 26,140 graphic designers in New York. Of these graphic designers, 1,800 were working in the greater Bethpage area. By the year 2018, the number of graphic designers is expected to increase by 1% in Bethpage. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in Bethpage is $47,110 per year, which is higher than the average for graphic designers state-wide.