With an overall population of 16,340 and a student population of 11,230, approximately 11,191 of Warrensburg students attend one of Warrensburg's schools that offer fashion programs.
Of the 1 fashion schools in Warrensburg, the largest fashion school, by student population, is University of Central Missouri. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from University of Central Missouri with credentials in fashion.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a fashion degree from one of Warrensburg's fashion schools. Tuition in 2009 at Warrensburg's fashion schools was $16,255 per year for instate students and $22,840 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for fashion related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Warrensburg-based fashion schools, you will have an added expense of $6,320 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many fashion graduates choose to work as fashion professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Warrensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 83,720 fashion professionals in Missouri. Of these fashion professionals, 5,210 were working in the greater Warrensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of fashion professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Warrensburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion professional in Warrensburg is $19,400 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for fashion professionals.