Hillsboro has a general population of 1,675 and an overall student population of 5,788. Approximately 5,788 of Hillsboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Jefferson College is the largest web design school in Hillsboro, based on student population. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Jefferson College with credentials in web design.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a web design degree in Hillsboro. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,753 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hillsboro web design schools was an average of $13,761 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for web design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Hillsboro-based web design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,090.
Many web design graduates choose to work as web designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hillsboro, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,880 web designers in Missouri, 1,880 were working in the greater Hillsboro area. By the year 2018, the number of web designers is expected to increase by 1% in Hillsboro. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Hillsboro is $43,220 per year, which is higher than the average for web designers state-wide.