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Design Schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Design Schools in Philadelphia, PA

If you decide that you want to get a design degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 8 design schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. With an overall population of 1,517,550 and a student population of 150,997, approximately 96,682 of Philadelphia students attend one of Philadelphia's schools that offer design programs.

The largest design school in Philadelphia, by student population, is Drexel University. Approximately 60 students graduated in 2010 from Drexel University with credentials in design.

A total of 630 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Philadelphia in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Philadelphia's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $43,739 per year in instate tuition and $45,149 per year in out of state tuition.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,317 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Philadelphia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,239 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,225.

Design Salaries and Career Outlook in Philadelphia

If you plan on staying in Philadelphia after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Philadelphia, which is the most popular design profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,550 designers in Pennsylvania, 3,230 were working in the greater Philadelphia area. The number of designers in Philadelphia is expected to 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 Philadelphia is $45,590 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Design Degree in Philadelphia
  • Associates Degree in Design
  • Bachelors Degree in Design
  • Design Classes
  • Design Courses
  • Design Training

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  1. 1Temple UniversityTemple University

    Address:
    1801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of Pennsylvania

    Address:
    1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6303

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  3. 3Drexel UniversityDrexel University

    Address:
    3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  4. 4La Salle UniversityLa Salle University

    Address:
    1900 W Olney Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141-1199

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  5. 5Philadelphia UniversityPhiladelphia University

    Address:
    School House Lane and Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19144-5497

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  6. 6The University of the ArtsThe University of the Arts

    Address:
    320 S Broad St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102-4901

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  7. 7Moore College of Art and DesignMoore College of Art and Design

    Address:
    20th and the Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103-1179

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  8. 8Hussian School of ArtHussian School of Art

    Address:
    The Bourse Suite 300 111 S. Independence Mall East, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree

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