With an overall population of 13,471 and a student population of 6,732, approximately 6,732 of Fergus Falls students attend one of Fergus Falls's schools that offer fashion programs.
Of the 1 fashion schools in Fergus Falls, the largest fashion school, by student population, is Minnesota State Community and Technical College. In 2010, Minnesota State Community and Technical College graduated approximately 4 students from its fashion program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in fashion from fashion schools in Fergus Falls in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,248 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fashion program in Fergus Falls. And if you live on campus at one of the Fergus Falls-based fashion schools, you will have an added expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,248.
Many fashion graduates choose to work as fashion professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fergus Falls, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 fashion professionals in Minnesota were working in the greater Fergus Falls area. The government projects that the number of fashion professionals in Fergus Falls will increase by 5% 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 Fergus Falls is $19,300 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for fashion professionals.