Harrisburg has a total population of 9,860 and a student population of 2,941. Of these students, 2,941 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Harrisburg, by student population, is Southeastern Illinois College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Design program at Southeastern Illinois College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Harrisburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Harrisburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,844.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $952 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Harrisburg.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Harrisburg, your job prospects are average. There were 12,000 designers working in Illinois and 150 working in the greater Harrisburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of designers in Harrisburg will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Harrisburg is $30,020 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
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