With an overall population of 7,498 and a student population of 3,725, approximately 3,725 of Herkimer students attend one of Herkimer's schools that offer fashion merchandising programs.
Herkimer County Community College is the largest fashion merchandising school in Herkimer, based on student population. In 2010, Herkimer County Community College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in fashion merchandising.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a fashion merchandising degree from one of Herkimer's fashion merchandising schools. If you decide to attend a fashion merchandising school in Herkimer, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,760.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for fashion merchandising related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in fashion merchandising, if you decide to work as a fashion merchandiser in Herkimer, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 271,770 fashion merchandisers in New York. Of these fashion merchandisers, 3,320 were working in the greater Herkimer area. By the year 2018, the number of fashion merchandisers is expected to decrease by 0% in Herkimer. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion merchandisers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion merchandiser in Herkimer is $20,630 per year, which is lower than the average for fashion merchandisers state-wide.