East Stroudsburg has a general population of 9,888 and an overall student population of 7,576. Approximately 7,576 of East Stroudsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is the largest design school in East Stroudsburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Design program at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in East Stroudsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,300 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all East Stroudsburg design schools was an average of $25,736 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board at East Stroudsburg-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you plan on staying in East Stroudsburg after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in East Stroudsburg, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,550 designers in Pennsylvania. Of these designers, 130 were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. The number of designers in East Stroudsburg is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in East Stroudsburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,440 per year. This is lower than the average salary for designers in the state.
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