Banner Elk has a general population of 811 and an overall student population of 906. Approximately 906 of Banner Elk's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Banner Elk's largest design school is Lees-McRae College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Lees-McRae College with credentials in design.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in design in Banner Elk in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,875 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Banner Elk-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Banner Elk, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,850 designers in North Carolina, 280 were working in the greater Banner Elk area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 9% in Banner Elk. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Banner Elk is $31,770 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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