With an overall population of 48,950 and a student population of 24,399, approximately 22,529 of Harrisburg students attend one of Harrisburg's schools that offer graphic design programs.
Harrisburg's largest graphic design school is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg. In 2010, Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in graphic design.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a graphic design degree in Harrisburg. If you decide to attend a graphic design school in Harrisburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,480.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for graphic design related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a graphic designer in Harrisburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,550 graphic designers in Pennsylvania. Of these graphic designers, 320 were working in the greater Harrisburg area. Harrisburg's graphic designer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
As a graphic designer in Harrisburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for graphic designers in the state.
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