Detroit has a total population of 951,270 and a student population of 65,306. Of these students, 1,405 are enrolled in schools that offer industrial design programs.
Detroit's largest industrial design school is College for Creative Studies. In 2010, College for Creative Studies graduated approximately 59 students from its industrial design program.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with an industrial design degree from one of Detroit's industrial design schools. In 2009 tuition at industrial design schools in Detroit was $29,985 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,600 for industrial design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,500 per year, on average, for room and board at Detroit-based industrial design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,085.
After graduating with your credentials in industrial design, if you decide to work as an industrial designer in Detroit, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of industrial designers in Detroit will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for industrial designers.
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