Fort Lauderdale has a general population of 152,397 and an overall student population of 73,020. Approximately 37,360 of Fort Lauderdale's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Broward College is the largest design school in Fort Lauderdale, based on student population. In 2010, Broward College graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a design degree from one of Fort Lauderdale's design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,112 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for design related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a designer in Fort Lauderdale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 designers in Florida were working in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. Fort Lauderdale's designer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% 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 Fort Lauderdale is $43,980 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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