North East has a general population of 2,733 and an overall student population of 2,388. Approximately 2,388 of North East's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in North East, the largest design school, by student population, is Cecil College. In 2010, Cecil College graduated approximately 10 students from its design program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a design certificate from one of North East's design schools. In 2009 tuition at design schools in North East was $2,860 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in North East.
If you plan on staying in North East after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in North East, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. There were 6,060 designers working in Maryland and 340 working in the greater North East area in 2010. North East'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in North East is $49,920 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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