With an overall population of 48,208 and a student population of 31,789, approximately 2,432 of Fort Myers students attend one of Fort Myers's schools that offer graphic design programs.
The largest graphic design school in Fort Myers, by student population, is Southwest Florida College. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Graphic Design program at Southwest Florida College.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a graphic design degree in Fort Myers. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,340 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,110 for graphic design related books and supplies each year.
Many graphic design graduates choose to work as graphic designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Myers, your job prospects are not very good. There were 18,080 graphic designers working in Florida and 260 working in the greater Fort Myers area in 2010. The number of graphic designers in Fort Myers is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in Fort Myers is $37,880 per year, which is higher than the average for graphic designers state-wide.
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