Boone has a general population of 13,472 and an overall student population of 16,968. Approximately 16,968 of Boone's students are enrolled in schools that offer fashion design programs.
Boone's largest fashion design school is Appalachian State University. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 14 students from its fashion design program.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in fashion design in Boone in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Boone's fashion design schools was $14,391 per year for instate students and $25,012 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for fashion design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based fashion design schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a fashion designer in Boone, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of fashion designers is expected to decrease by -16% in Boone. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion designers.