With an overall population of 563,662 and a student population of 54,081, approximately 28,168 of El Paso students attend one of El Paso's schools that offer interior design programs.
El Paso Community College is the largest interior design school in El Paso, based on student population. In 2010, El Paso Community College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in interior design.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with an interior design degree from one of El Paso's interior design schools. If you decide to attend a interior design school in El Paso, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,690.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,026 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a interior design program in El Paso.
After graduating with your credentials in interior design, if you decide to work as an interior designer in El Paso, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,000 interior designers in Texas. Of these interior designers, 40 were working in the greater El Paso area. The government projects that the number of interior designers in El Paso will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for interior designers.
As an interior designer in El Paso, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,980 per year. This is lower than the average salary for interior designers in the state.