Newtown has a general population of 2,312 and an overall student population of 11,009. Approximately 11,009 of Newtown's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Bucks County Community College is the largest design school in Newtown, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Design program at Bucks County Community College.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a design degree in Newtown. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,546 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for design related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Newtown after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Newtown, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. There were 10,550 designers working in Pennsylvania and 160 working in the greater Newtown area in 2010. The government projects that the number of designers in Newtown will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Newtown is $36,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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