With an overall population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893, approximately 22,893 of Ypsilanti students attend one of Ypsilanti's schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Ypsilanti, by student population, is Eastern Michigan University. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Design program at Eastern Michigan University.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in design in Ypsilanti in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Ypsilanti's design schools was $19,114 per year for instate students and $33,019 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Ypsilanti. And if you live on campus at one of the Ypsilanti-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
If you decide to work as a designer in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 7,180 designers in Michigan, 380 were working in the greater Ypsilanti area. The number of designers in Ypsilanti is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Ypsilanti is $38,080 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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