Kansas City has a general population of 441,545 and an overall student population of 59,835. Approximately 690 of Kansas City's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Kansas City's largest web design school is Kansas City Art Institute. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Kansas City Art Institute with credentials in web design.
In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Kansas City was $28,580 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $3,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in Kansas City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,710 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,080.
If you decide to work as a web designer in Kansas City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,880 web designers in Missouri, 1,900 were working in the greater Kansas City area. The government projects that the number of web designers in Kansas City will increase by 1% by the year 2018. 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 Kansas City is $41,870 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for web designers.