Newark has a total population of 28,547 and a student population of 28,560. Of these students, 21,138 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Newark, the largest design school, by student population, is University of Delaware. In 2010, University of Delaware graduated approximately 17 students from its design program.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Newark in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,094 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Newark design schools was an average of $34,794 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,066 per year, on average, for room and board at Newark-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,786.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Newark, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 designers in Delaware were working in the greater Newark area. Newark's designer workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Newark is $49,920 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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