Latrobe has a general population of 8,994 and an overall student population of 2,066. Approximately 1,984 of Latrobe's students are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
Of the 1 graphic design schools in Latrobe, the largest graphic design school, by student population, is Saint Vincent College. In 2010, Saint Vincent College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in graphic design.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a graphic design degree from one of Latrobe's graphic design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,591 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a graphic design program in Latrobe. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,184 per year, on average, for room and board at Latrobe-based graphic design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Latrobe after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in Latrobe, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 graphic designers in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Latrobe area. Latrobe's graphic designer workforce is projected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in Latrobe is $37,960 per year, which is higher than the average for graphic designers state-wide.
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