With an overall population of 47,829 and a student population of 763, approximately 52 of Plainfield students attend one of Plainfield's schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Plainfield, by student population, is duCret School of Arts. In 2010, duCret School of Arts graduated approximately 4 students from its design program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Plainfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Plainfield was $7,980 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for design related books and supplies every year.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Plainfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,950 designers working in New Jersey and 1,260 working in the greater Plainfield area in 2010. Plainfield'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.
As a designer in Plainfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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