Palos Hills has a total population of 17,665 and a student population of 17,955. Of these students, 17,774 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Moraine Valley Community College is the largest design school in Palos Hills, based on student population. In 2010, Moraine Valley Community College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in design.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Palos Hills in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Palos Hills, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,766.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,080 for design related books and supplies each year.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Palos Hills, your job prospects are average. There were 12,000 designers working in Illinois and 7,800 working in the greater Palos Hills area in 2010. The number of designers in Palos Hills is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Palos Hills, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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