Cullowhee has a general population of 3,579 and an overall student population of 9,429. Approximately 9,429 of Cullowhee's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Cullowhee, by student population, is Western Carolina University. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Design program at Western Carolina University.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a design degree from one of Cullowhee's design schools. If you decide to attend one of Cullowhee's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,470 per year in instate tuition and $24,067 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,006 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cullowhee-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $5,982 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 designer in Cullowhee, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,850 designers in North Carolina, 280 were working in the greater Cullowhee area. Cullowhee's designer workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Cullowhee is $31,770 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
Cullowhee, North Carolina 28723-9646