Utica has a total population of 60,651 and a student population of 13,663. Of these students, 6,667 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch is the largest design school in Utica, based on student population. In 2010, Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in design.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in design in Utica in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Utica's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,664 per year in instate tuition and $20,014 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Utica. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Utica-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,654.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Utica, your job prospects are not very good. There were 26,140 designers working in New York and 100 working in the greater Utica area in 2010. The government projects that the number of designers in Utica will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Utica, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,010 per year. This is lower than the average salary for designers in the state.
1101 Sherman Dr, Utica, New York 13501-5394
Less than 1 year certificate
1-2 years certificate