With an overall population of 4,228 and a student population of 13,068, approximately 9,171 of Old Westbury students attend one of Old Westbury's schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Old Westbury, the largest design school, by student population, is New York Institute of Technology. In 2010, New York Institute of Technology graduated approximately 54 students from its design program.
A total of 124 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Old Westbury in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Old Westbury was $24,140 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,520 per year, on average, for room and board at Old Westbury-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,430.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Old Westbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 26,140 designers in New York. Of these designers, 1,800 were working in the greater Old Westbury area. The number of designers in Old Westbury is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Old Westbury is $47,110 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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