Wilmington has a general population of 72,664 and an overall student population of 3,652. Approximately 226 of Wilmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer interior design programs.
Of the 1 interior design schools in Wilmington, the largest interior design school, by student population, is Delaware College of Art and Design. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Interior Design program at Delaware College of Art and Design.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an interior design degree in Wilmington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,830 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,735 for interior design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,877.
If you decide to work as an interior designer in Wilmington, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 190 interior designers in Delaware, 70 were working in the greater Wilmington area. The number of interior designers in Wilmington is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for interior designers.
As an interior designer in Wilmington, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,090 per year. This is the same as the average salary for interior designers in the state.