With an overall population of 78,452 and a student population of 8,123, approximately 2,426 of Lakeland students attend one of Lakeland's schools that offer graphic design programs.
Lakeland's largest graphic design school is Florida Southern College. In 2010, Florida Southern College graduated approximately 7 students from its graphic design program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a graphic design degree in Lakeland. If you decide to attend a graphic design school in Lakeland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,795.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for graphic design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,242 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,128.
If you decide to work as a graphic designer in Lakeland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 79 graphic designers in Florida were working in the greater Lakeland area. The government projects that the number of graphic designers in Lakeland will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
As a graphic designer in Lakeland, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,270 per year. This is lower than the average salary for graphic designers in the state.
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