There are 2 design schools in Amherst, Massachusetts.
University of Massachusetts Amherst is the largest design school in Amherst, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Design program at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
A total of 37 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Amherst in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Amherst's design schools was $37,019 per year for instate students and $42,767 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,609 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Amherst, your job prospects are not very good. The number of designers in Amherst is expected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
Less than 1 year certificate
1-2 years certificate
893 West St, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002-5001