Pomona has a general population of 149,473 and an overall student population of 26,534. Approximately 22,273 of Pomona's students are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
Of the 1 graphic design schools in Pomona, the largest graphic design school, by student population, is California State Polytechnic University-Pomona. Approximately 74 students graduated in 2010 from California State Polytechnic University-Pomona with credentials in graphic design.
A total of 74 students graduated with credentials in graphic design from graphic design schools in Pomona in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,907 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pomona graphic design schools was an average of $29,067 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for graphic design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,741 per year, on average, for room and board at Pomona-based graphic design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,550.
If you plan on staying in Pomona after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in Pomona, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are not very good. There were 40,500 graphic designers working in California and 9,290 working in the greater Pomona area in 2010. The government projects that the number of graphic designers in Pomona will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
As a graphic designer in Pomona, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for graphic designers in the state.
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