Bolivar has a general population of 9,143 and an overall student population of 3,716. Approximately 3,716 of Bolivar's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Bolivar, by student population, is Southwest Baptist University. In 2010, Southwest Baptist University graduated approximately 6 students from its design program.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in design in Bolivar in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Bolivar, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,530.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Bolivar. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,470 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $19,530.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Bolivar, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,880 designers in Missouri. Of these designers, 330 were working in the greater Bolivar area. Bolivar's designer workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Bolivar, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,110 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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