Lansing has a general population of 119,128 and an overall student population of 21,903. Approximately 21,123 of Lansing's students are enrolled in schools that offer fashion programs.
Of the 1 fashion schools in Lansing, the largest fashion school, by student population, is Lansing Community College. In 2010, Lansing Community College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in fashion.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in fashion in Lansing in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,240 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for fashion related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Lansing after graduating from fashion school, you should know that job prospects for fashion professionals in Lansing, which is the most popular fashion profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 149,890 fashion professionals in Michigan. Of these fashion professionals, 5,280 were working in the greater Lansing area. The number of fashion professionals in Lansing is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
As a fashion professional in Lansing, you can expect to make an average salary of $20,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for fashion professionals in the state.