With an overall population of 31,320 and a student population of 15,426, approximately 15,345 of Marion students attend one of Marion's schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Marion, by student population, is Indiana Wesleyan University. In 2010, Indiana Wesleyan University graduated approximately 4 students from its design program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a design degree from one of Marion's design schools. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Marion was $20,496 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,770 per year, on average, for room and board at Marion-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,899.
If you decide to work as a designer in Marion, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,810 designers in Indiana, 130 were working in the greater Marion area. The number of designers in Marion is expected to increase by 13% 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 Marion is $32,180 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
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