Hackettstown has a general population of 10,403 and an overall student population of 2,939. Approximately 2,939 of Hackettstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Centenary College is the largest design school in Hackettstown, based on student population. In 2010, Centenary College graduated approximately 29 students from its design program.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Hackettstown in 2010. If you decide to attend a design school in Hackettstown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,534.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,434 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,084.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Hackettstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 45 designers in New Jersey were working in the greater Hackettstown area. Hackettstown's designer workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Hackettstown is $40,980 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
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