East Stroudsburg has a general population of 9,888 and an overall student population of 7,576. Approximately 7,576 of East Stroudsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
The largest graphic design school in East Stroudsburg, by student population, is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Graphic Design program at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a graphic design degree from one of East Stroudsburg's graphic design schools. If you decide to attend one of East Stroudsburg's graphic design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,300 per year in instate tuition and $25,736 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for graphic design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board at East Stroudsburg-based graphic design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you plan on staying in East Stroudsburg after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in East Stroudsburg, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,550 graphic designers in Pennsylvania. Of these graphic designers, 130 were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. By the year 2018, the number of graphic designers is expected to decrease by -1% in East Stroudsburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in East Stroudsburg is $29,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for graphic designers.
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