Pittsburg has a total population of 56,769 and a student population of 10,773. Of these students, 10,773 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Pittsburg, by student population, is Los Medanos College. In 2010, Los Medanos College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in design.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $738 per year in tuition costs.
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 Pittsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 designers in California. Of these designers, 1,760 were working in the greater Pittsburg area. The government projects that the number of designers in Pittsburg will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Pittsburg is $53,100 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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