Of the 1 design schools in Perkinston, the largest design school, by student population, is Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. In 2010, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its design program.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Perkinston in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Perkinston's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,072 per year in instate tuition and $10,918 per year in out of state tuition.
And if you live on campus at one of the Perkinston-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $3,770 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,452.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Perkinston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,220 designers in Mississippi, 70 were working in the greater Perkinston area. Perkinston's designer workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Perkinston is $39,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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