Normal has a total population of 45,386 and a student population of 26,450. Of these students, 5,266 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Heartland Community College is the largest design school in Normal, based on student population. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Heartland Community College with credentials in design.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a design degree from one of Normal's design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,850 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for design related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Normal, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 88 designers in Illinois were working in the greater Normal area. The government projects that the number of designers in Normal will increase by 9% 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 Normal is $30,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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