Lancaster has a general population of 118,718 and an overall student population of 32,970. Approximately 15,705 of Lancaster's students are enrolled in schools that offer interior design programs.
Lancaster's largest interior design school is Antelope Valley College. In 2010, Antelope Valley College graduated approximately 9 students from its interior design program.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an interior design certificate in Lancaster. If you decide to attend a interior design school in Lancaster, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,646 for interior design related books and supplies every year.
Many interior design graduates choose to work as interior designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 interior designers in California were working in the greater Lancaster area. By the year 2018, the number of interior designers is expected to increase by 14% in Lancaster. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for interior designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an interior designer in Lancaster is $49,200 per year, which is lower than the average for interior designers state-wide.