Bowie has a general population of 50,269 and an overall student population of 5,617. Approximately 5,617 of Bowie's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Bowie, by student population, is Bowie State University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Design program at Bowie State University.
Tuition in 2009 at Bowie's design schools was $18,645 per year for instate students and $29,083 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Bowie. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,135 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,511.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bowie, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,060 designers in Maryland, 4,910 were working in the greater Bowie area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 6% in Bowie. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Bowie is $57,920 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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