Whittier has a general population of 83,680 and an overall student population of 24,983. Approximately 22,432 of Whittier's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Whittier, by student population, is Rio Hondo College. In 2010, Rio Hondo College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a design degree in Whittier. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Whittier was $670 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Whittier.
If you decide to work as a designer in Whittier, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 designers in California were working in the greater Whittier area. The number of designers in Whittier is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Whittier is $51,180 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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