Montclair has a general population of 38,977 and an overall student population of 18,361. Approximately 18,171 of Montclair's students are enrolled in schools that offer industrial design programs.
Montclair State University is the largest industrial design school in Montclair, based on student population. In 2010, Montclair State University graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in industrial design.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an industrial design degree in Montclair. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,774 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Montclair industrial design schools was an average of $33,785 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for industrial design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Montclair-based industrial design schools, you will have an added expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
After graduating with your credentials in industrial design, if you decide to work as an industrial designer in Montclair, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,200 industrial designers in New Jersey. Of these industrial designers, 140 were working in the greater Montclair area. By the year 2018, the number of industrial designers is expected to decrease by -9% in Montclair. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for industrial designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an industrial designer in Montclair is $64,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for industrial designers.
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