With an overall population of 100,266 and a student population of 40,242, approximately 5,167 of Athens students attend one of Athens's schools that offer interior design programs.
Athens's largest interior design school is Athens Technical College. In 2010, Athens Technical College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in interior design.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an interior design degree in Athens. If you decide to attend a interior design school in Athens, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a interior design program in Athens.
After graduating with your credentials in interior design, if you decide to work as an interior designer in Athens, your job prospects are good. There were 2,300 interior designers working in Georgia and 30 working in the greater Athens area in 2010. The government projects that the number of interior designers in Athens will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for interior designers.
As an interior designer in Athens, you can expect to make an average salary of $21,970 per year. This is lower than the average salary for interior designers in the state.