With an overall population of 33,847 and a student population of 9,658, approximately 9,658 of Lynnwood students attend one of Lynnwood's schools that offer fashion merchandising programs.
Of the 1 fashion merchandising schools in Lynnwood, the largest fashion merchandising school, by student population, is Edmonds Community College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Fashion Merchandising program at Edmonds Community College.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in fashion merchandising from fashion merchandising schools in Lynnwood in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lynnwood's fashion merchandising schools was $12,440 per year for instate students and $17,660 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for fashion merchandising related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,300 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,118.
Many fashion merchandising graduates choose to work as fashion merchandisers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lynnwood, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 96,740 fashion merchandisers in Washington State, 44,600 were working in the greater Lynnwood area. By the year 2018, the number of fashion merchandisers is expected to increase by 7% in Lynnwood. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion merchandisers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion merchandiser in Lynnwood is $24,510 per year, which is higher than the average for fashion merchandisers state-wide.