Kansas City has a total population of 441,545 and a student population of 59,835. Of these students, 4,656 are enrolled in schools that offer industrial design programs.
Of the 1 industrial design schools in Kansas City, the largest industrial design school, by student population, is Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley. In 2010, Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley graduated approximately 8 students from its industrial design program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an industrial design certificate in Kansas City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,460 per year in tuition costs.
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 industrial design program in Kansas City.
If you decide to work as an industrial designer in Kansas City, your job prospects are not very good. There were 640 industrial designers working in Missouri and 160 working in the greater Kansas City area in 2010. The number of industrial designers in Kansas City is expected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for industrial designers.
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