Jackson has a general population of 59,643 and an overall student population of 12,797. Approximately 3,916 of Jackson's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Of the 1 web design schools in Jackson, the largest web design school, by student population, is Union University. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Union University with credentials in web design.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a web design degree in Jackson. If you decide to attend a web design school in Jackson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,040.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for web design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,960 per year, on average, for room and board at Jackson-based web design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in web design, if you decide to work as a web designer in Jackson, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,630 web designers in Tennessee. Of these web designers, 40 were working in the greater Jackson area. The government projects that the number of web designers in Jackson will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
As a web designer in Jackson, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,000 per year. This is lower than the average salary for web designers in the state.