Kansas City has a general population of 146,866 and an overall student population of 7,938. Approximately 7,137 of Kansas City's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
The largest web design school in Kansas City, by student population, is Kansas City Kansas Community College. In 2010, Kansas City Kansas Community College graduated approximately 3 students from its web design program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a web design degree from one of Kansas City's web design schools. In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Kansas City was $1,770 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $920 for web design related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a web designer in Kansas City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 2,920 web designers in Kansas. Of these web designers, 1,900 were working in the greater Kansas City area. The government projects that the number of web designers in Kansas City will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Kansas City is $41,870 per year, which is higher than the average for web designers state-wide.