Dixon has a total population of 15,941 and a student population of 2,504. Of these students, 2,504 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Dixon's largest design school is Sauk Valley Community College. In 2010, Sauk Valley Community College graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a design certificate in Dixon. If you decide to attend a design school in Dixon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,923.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,487 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Dixon.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dixon, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,130 designers working in Illinois and 120 working in the greater Dixon area in 2010. The number of designers in Dixon is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Dixon is $25,310 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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