With an overall population of 25,671 and a student population of 4,107, approximately 961 of New London students attend one of New London's schools that offer design programs.
Mitchell College is the largest design school in New London, based on student population. In 2010, Mitchell College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a design degree in New London. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,627 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in New London. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,548 per year, on average, for room and board at New London-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,727.
If you plan on staying in New London after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in New London, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,820 designers in Connecticut, 130 were working in the greater New London area. New London's designer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in New London is $43,460 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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