Ypsilanti has a total population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893. Of these students, 22,893 are enrolled in schools that offer fashion programs.
Ypsilanti's largest fashion school is Eastern Michigan University. Approximately 31 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Michigan University with credentials in fashion.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in fashion in Ypsilanti in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,114 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ypsilanti fashion schools was an average of $33,019 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fashion program in Ypsilanti. And if you live on campus at one of the Ypsilanti-based fashion 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 fashion professional in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 149,890 fashion professionals in Michigan. Of these fashion professionals, 4,820 were working in the greater Ypsilanti area. The number of fashion professionals in Ypsilanti is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion professional in Ypsilanti is $20,720 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for fashion professionals.