There are 2 design schools in Spartanburg, South Carolina. With an overall population of 39,673 and a student population of 15,469, approximately 7,433 of Spartanburg students attend one of Spartanburg's schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in Spartanburg, by student population, is Converse College. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Converse College with credentials in design.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a design degree from one of Spartanburg's design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,332 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,760 per year, on average, for room and board at Spartanburg-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,257.
Many design graduates choose to work as designers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Spartanburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 2,520 designers in South Carolina. Of these designers, 160 were working in the greater Spartanburg area. Spartanburg's designer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Spartanburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,800 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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