Berrien Springs has a general population of 1,862 and an overall student population of 3,589. Approximately 3,589 of Berrien Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Berrien Springs, the largest design school, by student population, is Andrews University. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Andrews University with credentials in design.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a design degree in Berrien Springs. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,170 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,860 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Berrien Springs after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Berrien Springs, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,670 designers in Michigan. Of these designers, 110 were working in the greater Berrien Springs area. The number of designers in Berrien Springs is expected to increase by 3% 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 Berrien Springs is $58,170 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
Berrien Springs, Michigan 49104