With an overall population of 8,075 and a student population of 5,532, approximately 5,532 of Oakdale students attend one of Oakdale's schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Oakdale, the largest design school, by student population, is Dowling College. In 2010, Dowling College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in design.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in design in Oakdale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Oakdale was $22,850 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Oakdale-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,950.
If you decide to work as a designer in Oakdale, your job prospects are not very good. There were 26,140 designers working in New York and 1,800 working in the greater Oakdale area in 2010. The number of designers in Oakdale is expected to increase by 1% 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 Oakdale is $47,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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