With an overall population of 75,402 and a student population of 7,280, approximately 7,280 of Redwood City students attend one of Redwood City's schools that offer design programs.
Redwood City's largest design school is Canada College. In 2010, Canada College graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in design.
A total of 45 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Redwood City in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Redwood City was $780 per year, on average.
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 Redwood City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 designers in California. Of these designers, 3,100 were working in the greater Redwood City area. Redwood City's designer workforce is projected to 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 Redwood City is $69,860 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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