Bryn Mawr has a general population of 4,382 and an overall student population of 4,243. Approximately 1,154 of Bryn Mawr's students are enrolled in schools that offer fashion programs.
Of the 1 fashion schools in Bryn Mawr, the largest fashion school, by student population, is Harcum College. In 2010, Harcum College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in fashion.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a fashion degree in Bryn Mawr. If you decide to attend a fashion school in Bryn Mawr, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,250.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fashion program in Bryn Mawr. And if you live on campus at one of the Bryn Mawr-based fashion schools, you will have an added expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,984.
If you plan on staying in Bryn Mawr after graduating from fashion school, you should know that job prospects for fashion professionals in Bryn Mawr, which is the most popular fashion profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 206,300 fashion professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these fashion professionals, 54,250 were working in the greater Bryn Mawr area. The government projects that the number of fashion professionals in Bryn Mawr will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a fashion professional in Bryn Mawr is $23,270 per year, which is higher than the average for fashion professionals state-wide.