Columbus has a general population of 185,781 and an overall student population of 12,828. Approximately 4,172 of Columbus's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Columbus Technical College is the largest web design school in Columbus, based on student population. In 2010, Columbus Technical College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in web design.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in web design from web design schools in Columbus in 2010. In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Columbus was $2,031 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in Columbus.
Many web design graduates choose to work as web designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Columbus, your job prospects are good. There were 9,420 web designers working in Georgia and 170 working in the greater Columbus area in 2010. The number of web designers in Columbus is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
As a web designer in Columbus, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,020 per year. This is higher than the average salary for web designers in the state.