There are 2 design schools in Alfred, New York. With an overall population of 3,954 and a student population of 5,849, approximately 5,849 of Alfred students attend one of Alfred's schools that offer design programs.
Of the 2 design schools in Alfred, the largest design school, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Alfred. In 2010, SUNY College of Technology at Alfred graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in design.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in design in Alfred in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Alfred's design schools was $29,011 per year for instate students and $30,901 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,075 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,182 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,862.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alfred, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 26,140 designers in New York, 210 were working in the greater Alfred area. The government projects that the number of designers in Alfred will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Alfred, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,060 per year. This is lower than the average salary for designers in the state.