Philadelphia has a total population of 1,517,550 and a student population of 150,997. Of these students, 3,497 are enrolled in schools that offer fashion marketing programs.
The largest fashion marketing school in Philadelphia, by student population, is Philadelphia University. In 2010, Philadelphia University graduated approximately 87 students with credentials in fashion marketing.
A reported 126 students graduated with credentials in fashion marketing in Philadelphia in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,598 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a fashion marketing program in Philadelphia. And if you live on campus at one of the Philadelphia-based fashion marketing schools, you will have an added expense of $9,182 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,528.
Many fashion marketing graduates choose to work as fashion marketers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Philadelphia, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,550 fashion marketers in Pennsylvania, 2,500 were working in the greater Philadelphia area. The government projects that the number of fashion marketers in Philadelphia will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for fashion marketers.
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