Owensboro has a general population of 54,067 and an overall student population of 8,325. Approximately 876 of Owensboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
Owensboro's largest graphic design school is Kentucky Wesleyan College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Kentucky Wesleyan College with credentials in graphic design.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in graphic design from graphic design schools in Owensboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a graphic design school in Owensboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,870.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for graphic design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,440 per year, on average, for room and board at Owensboro-based graphic design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,070.
Many graphic design graduates choose to work as graphic designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Owensboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,390 graphic designers in Kentucky. Of these graphic designers, 50 were working in the greater Owensboro area. Owensboro's graphic designer workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
As a graphic designer in Owensboro, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,930 per year. This is lower than the average salary for graphic designers in the state.
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