If you are interested in pursuing design, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 design schools in Denton, Texas. Denton has a general population of 80,537 and an overall student population of 48,341. Approximately 48,341 of Denton's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 2 design schools in Denton, the largest design school, by student population, is University of North Texas. In 2010, University of North Texas graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in design.
In 2010, 90 students graduated with a design degree from one of Denton's design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,156 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Denton design schools was an average of $22,804 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,120 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Denton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,146 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Denton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 15,420 designers in Texas. Of these designers, 2,710 were working in the greater Denton area. The number of designers in Denton is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in Denton is $46,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for designers.
Chestnut Ave., Denton, Texas 76203-1277
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