If you are interested in pursuing design, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 design schools in Conway, South Carolina. Conway has a total population of 11,788 and a student population of 15,612. Of these students, 15,612 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 2 design schools in Conway, the largest design school, by student population, is Horry-Georgetown Technical College. In 2010, Horry-Georgetown Technical College graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a design degree from one of Conway's design schools. If you decide to attend one of Conway's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,686 per year in instate tuition and $31,506 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,035 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Conway-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,653.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Conway, your job prospects are average. There were 2,520 designers working in South Carolina and 100 working in the greater Conway area in 2010. The number of designers in Conway is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Conway is $35,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for designers.
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