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Design Schools in Columbia, Maryland

Design Schools in Columbia, MD

If you decide that you want to get a design certificate, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 design schools in Columbia, Maryland. Columbia has a total population of 88,254 and a student population of 10,398. Of these students, 8,778 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.

Of the 2 design schools in Columbia, the largest design school, by student population, is Howard Community College. In 2010, Howard Community College graduated approximately 5 students from its design program.

A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in design in Columbia in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Columbia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,993.

You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for design related books and supplies every year.

Design Salaries and Career Outlook in Columbia

If you plan on staying in Columbia after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Columbia, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,060 designers in Maryland, 1,980 were working in the greater Columbia area. Columbia's designer workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.

As a designer in Columbia, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,390 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Design Degree in Columbia
  • Associates Degree in Design
  • Bachelors Degree in Design
  • Design Classes
  • Design Courses
  • Design Training

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  1. 1Howard Community CollegeHoward Community College

    10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, Maryland 21044-3197

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  2. 2American Career InstituteAmerican Career Institute

    8621 Robert Fulton Dr, Columbia, Maryland 21046

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate