Butler has a total population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341. Of these students, 4,278 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Butler, by student population, is Butler County Community College. In 2010, Butler County Community College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in design.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Butler in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,970 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Butler.
If you plan on staying in Butler after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Butler, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,550 designers in Pennsylvania. Of these designers, 1,570 were working in the greater Butler area. Butler's designer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Butler is $37,960 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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