Dobbs Ferry has a total population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673. Of these students, 9,673 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Dobbs Ferry, the largest design school, by student population, is Mercy College. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 25 students from its design program.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a design degree in Dobbs Ferry. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Dobbs Ferry was $16,490 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,320 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board at Dobbs Ferry-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 26,140 designers in New York. Of these designers, 15,280 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 1% in Dobbs Ferry. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Dobbs Ferry is $55,900 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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