Saratoga has a total population of 29,843 and a student population of 12,893. Of these students, 12,893 are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
West Valley College is the largest web design school in Saratoga, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Web Design program at West Valley College.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a web design certificate from one of Saratoga's web design schools. In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Saratoga was $700 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,388 for web design related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Saratoga after graduating from web design school, you should know that job prospects for web designers in Saratoga, which is the most popular web design profession, are not very good. There were 40,500 web designers working in California and 1,630 working in the greater Saratoga area in 2010. The government projects that the number of web designers in Saratoga will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Saratoga is $70,410 per year, which is higher than the average for web designers state-wide.