Clinton has a general population of 23,347 and an overall student population of 4,854. Approximately 4,796 of Clinton's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Clinton's largest design school is Mississippi College. In 2010, Mississippi College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in design.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Clinton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Clinton was $13,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,025.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clinton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,220 designers in Mississippi, 220 were working in the greater Clinton area. The government projects that the number of designers in Clinton will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Clinton, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,520 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
200 South Capitol Street, Clinton, Mississippi 39058