Frederick has a general population of 52,767 and an overall student population of 8,927. Approximately 6,233 of Frederick's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Frederick's largest design school is Frederick Community College. In 2010, Frederick Community College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a design certificate from one of Frederick's design schools. If you decide to attend a design school in Frederick, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,631.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for design related books and supplies every year.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Frederick, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,060 designers working in Maryland and 1,210 working in the greater Frederick area in 2010. Frederick's designer workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Frederick is $58,770 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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