With an overall population of 75,386 and a student population of 1,420, approximately 1,420 of Schaumburg students attend one of Schaumburg's schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Schaumburg, the largest design school, by student population, is The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg. Approximately 62 students graduated in 2010 from The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg with credentials in design.
In 2010, 163 students graduated with a design degree from one of Schaumburg's design schools. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Schaumburg was $22,662 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Schaumburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Schaumburg-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $7,680 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,587.
If you decide to work as a designer in Schaumburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 designers in Illinois were working in the greater Schaumburg area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 9% in Schaumburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Schaumburg is $48,230 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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