Durham has a total population of 187,035 and a student population of 29,625. Of these students, 359 are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
The largest web design school in Durham, by student population, is The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham. In 2010, The Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in web design.
In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Durham was $22,980 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $940 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in Durham. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,775 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,689.
After graduating with your credentials in web design, if you decide to work as a web designer in Durham, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 web designers in North Carolina were working in the greater Durham area. The number of web designers in Durham is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Durham is $39,600 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for web designers.