With an overall population of 11,939 and a student population of 19,111, approximately 19,111 of Clemson students attend one of Clemson's schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in Clemson, the largest design school, by student population, is Clemson University. In 2010, Clemson University graduated approximately 80 students with credentials in design.
A total of 84 students graduated with credentials in design from design schools in Clemson in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Clemson's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $23,478 per year in instate tuition and $37,788 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $922 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Clemson-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $6,774 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,352.
If you plan on staying in Clemson after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Clemson, which is the most popular design profession, are average. There were 2,520 designers working in South Carolina and 310 working in the greater Clemson area in 2010. Clemson's designer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Clemson, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,570 per year. This is lower than the average salary for designers in the state.
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