Oakland City has a general population of 2,588 and an overall student population of 2,550. Approximately 2,550 of Oakland City's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Oakland City, the largest design school, by student population, is Oakland City University. In 2010, Oakland City University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in design.
If you decide to attend a design school in Oakland City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $15,410.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,950 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,228 per year, on average, for room and board at Oakland City-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,110.
If you plan on staying in Oakland City after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Oakland City, which is the most popular design profession, are good. In 2010, there were 4,810 designers in Indiana. Of these designers, 170 were working in the greater Oakland City area. Oakland City's designer workforce is projected 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 Oakland City is $33,820 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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