Jackson has a total population of 184,256 and a student population of 16,993. Of these students, 394 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Antonelli College is the largest design school in Jackson, based on student population. In 2010, Antonelli College graduated approximately 7 students from its design program.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in design in Jackson in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Jackson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $10,920.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for design related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Jackson, your job prospects are good. There were 1,220 designers working in Mississippi and 220 working in the greater Jackson area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 13% in Jackson. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Jackson is $35,520 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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