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 fashion programs.
Newark's largest fashion school is University of Delaware. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from University of Delaware with credentials in fashion.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a fashion degree from one of Newark's fashion schools. Tuition in 2009 at Newark's fashion schools was $21,094 per year for instate students and $34,794 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for fashion 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,786.
If you decide to work as a fashion professional in Newark, your job prospects are not very good. There were 16,710 fashion professionals working in Delaware and 10,510 working in the greater Newark area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of fashion professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Newark. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion professional in Newark is $20,470 per year, which is lower than the average for fashion professionals state-wide.