With an overall population of 34,733 and a student population of 30,803, approximately 30,803 of San Marcos students attend one of San Marcos's schools that offer web design programs.
San Marcos's largest web design school is Texas State University-San Marcos. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Web Design program at Texas State University-San Marcos.
Tuition in 2009 at San Marcos's web design schools was $18,148 per year for instate students and $24,796 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in San Marcos. And if you live on campus at one of the San Marcos-based web design schools, you will have an added expense of $6,392 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,278.
If you plan on staying in San Marcos after graduating from web design school, you should know that job prospects for web designers in San Marcos, which is the most popular web design profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 web designers in Texas were working in the greater San Marcos area. The number of web designers in San Marcos is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in San Marcos is $46,140 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for web designers.