Aptos has a general population of 9,396 and an overall student population of 15,974. Approximately 15,974 of Aptos's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Aptos, by student population, is Cabrillo College. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Design program at Cabrillo College.
A total of 41 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Aptos in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Aptos, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $774.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 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 Aptos, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 40,500 designers in California, 150 were working in the greater Aptos area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 7% in Aptos. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Aptos is $50,550 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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