There are 2 design schools in Hamden, Connecticut.
Of the 2 design schools in Hamden, the largest design school, by student population, is Quinnipiac University. In 2010, Quinnipiac University graduated approximately 28 students from its design program.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a design degree from one of Hamden's design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,680 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Hamden. And if you live on campus at one of the Hamden-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $12,380 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,030.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Hamden, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,820 designers in Connecticut. Of these designers, 410 were working in the greater Hamden area. Hamden's designer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Hamden, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,280 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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