Hampton has a total population of 146,437 and a student population of 16,102. Of these students, 10,606 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Hampton, the largest design school, by student population, is Thomas Nelson Community College. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Thomas Nelson Community College with credentials in design.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Hampton in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Hampton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,802.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for design related books and supplies each year.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hampton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 8,000 designers in Virginia. Of these designers, 800 were working in the greater Hampton area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 15% in Hampton. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Hampton is $42,670 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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