With an overall population of 11,635 and a student population of 8,958, approximately 3,909 of River Forest students attend one of River Forest's schools that offer graphic design programs.
The largest graphic design school in River Forest, by student population, is Dominican University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Graphic Design program at Dominican University.
In 2009 tuition at graphic design schools in River Forest was $24,700 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for graphic design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,100 per year, on average, for room and board at River Forest-based graphic design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,575.
If you plan on staying in River Forest after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in River Forest, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are average. In 2010, there were 12,000 graphic designers in Illinois. Of these graphic designers, 7,800 were working in the greater River Forest area. By the year 2018, the number of graphic designers is expected to increase by 9% in River Forest. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in River Forest is $48,230 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for graphic designers.
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