Fulton has a total population of 12,128 and a student population of 3,499. Of these students, 2,412 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Fulton's largest design school is William Woods University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Design program at William Woods University.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Fulton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,310 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,660.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fulton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,880 designers in Missouri, 70 were working in the greater Fulton area. The government projects that the number of designers in Fulton will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Fulton is $32,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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