With an overall population of 17,310 and a student population of 3,322, approximately 3,322 of Morganton students attend one of Morganton's schools that offer design programs.
Morganton's largest design school is Western Piedmont Community College. In 2010, Western Piedmont Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in design.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,627 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,160 for design related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Morganton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,850 designers in North Carolina, 140 were working in the greater Morganton area. Morganton'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 Morganton is $34,260 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
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