Omaha has a total population of 390,007 and a student population of 47,574. Of these students, 17,003 are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Of the 1 web design schools in Omaha, the largest web design school, by student population, is Metropolitan Community College Area. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Web Design program at Metropolitan Community College Area.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,364 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Omaha web design schools was an average of $13,332 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in Omaha. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,740 per year, on average, for room and board at Omaha-based web design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,964.
After graduating with your credentials in web design, if you decide to work as a web designer in Omaha, your job prospects are average. There were 2,100 web designers working in Nebraska and 690 working in the greater Omaha area in 2010. The number of web designers in Omaha is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Omaha is $38,760 per year, which is higher than the average for web designers state-wide.