With an overall population of 276,393 and a student population of 10,366, approximately 445 of Aurora students attend one of Aurora's schools that offer interior design programs.
Westwood College-Denver South is the largest interior design school in Aurora, based on student population and is accredited by Westwood College is currently nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Westwood College-Denver South with credentials in interior design.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in interior design from interior design schools in Aurora in 2010.
Many interior design graduates choose to work as interior designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aurora, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,750 interior designers in Colorado, 640 were working in the greater Aurora area. Aurora's interior designer workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for interior designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an interior designer in Aurora is $43,490 per year, which is lower than the average for interior designers state-wide.