Springfield has a general population of 151,580 and an overall student population of 44,963. Approximately 12,884 of Springfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
Of the 1 graphic design schools in Springfield, the largest graphic design school, by student population, is Ozarks Technical Community College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Ozarks Technical Community College with credentials in graphic design.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a graphic design degree from one of Springfield's graphic design schools. If you decide to attend a graphic design school in Springfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,352.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for graphic design related books and supplies every year.
Many graphic design graduates choose to work as graphic designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,880 graphic designers in Missouri, 330 were working in the greater Springfield area. The government projects that the number of graphic designers in Springfield will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in Springfield is $34,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for graphic designers.
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