Jackson has a general population of 59,643 and an overall student population of 12,797. Approximately 654 of Jackson's students are enrolled in schools that offer fashion programs.
Lambuth University is the largest fashion school in Jackson, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Lambuth University with credentials in fashion.
In 2009 tuition at fashion schools in Jackson was $18,570 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for fashion related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,015 per year, on average, for room and board at Jackson-based fashion schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,570.
Many fashion graduates choose to work as fashion professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jackson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 fashion professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Jackson area. By the year 2018, the number of fashion professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Jackson. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
As a fashion professional in Jackson, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,950 per year. This is lower than the average salary for fashion professionals in the state.