South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
South Orange's largest design school is Seton Hall University. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Design program at Seton Hall University.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a design degree in South Orange. If you decide to attend a design school in South Orange, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,470.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the South Orange-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in South Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,950 designers in New Jersey, 1,260 were working in the greater South Orange area. The number of designers in South Orange is expected 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 South Orange is $52,550 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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