With an overall population of 2,588 and a student population of 2,550, approximately 2,550 of Oakland City students attend one of Oakland City's schools that offer industrial design programs.
The largest industrial design school in Oakland City, by student population, is Oakland City University. In 2010, Oakland City University graduated approximately 0 students from its industrial design program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,410 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,950 for industrial design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Oakland City-based industrial design schools, you will have an added expense of $6,228 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,110.
Many industrial design graduates choose to work as industrial designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oakland City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 industrial designers in Indiana were working in the greater Oakland City area. Oakland City's industrial designer workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for industrial designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an industrial designer in Oakland City is $57,300 per year, which is higher than the average for industrial designers state-wide.
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