Troy has a total population of 49,170 and a student population of 21,055. Of these students, 13,320 are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Troy's largest web design school is Hudson Valley Community College. In 2010, Hudson Valley Community College graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in web design.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a web design degree in Troy. In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Troy was $3,844 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for web design related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in web design, if you decide to work as a web designer in Troy, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 26,140 web designers in New York. Of these web designers, 450 were working in the greater Troy area. By the year 2018, the number of web designers is expected to increase by 1% in Troy. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Troy is $45,590 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for web designers.