Waco has a general population of 113,726 and an overall student population of 31,041. Approximately 6,816 of Waco's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
Texas State Technical College Waco is the largest web design school in Waco, based on student population. In 2010, Texas State Technical College Waco graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in web design.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in web design in Waco in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Waco's web design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,372 per year in instate tuition and $16,728 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in Waco. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,485 per year, on average, for room and board at Waco-based web design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,084.
If you decide to work as a web designer in Waco, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 15,420 web designers in Texas, 130 were working in the greater Waco area. The number of web designers in Waco is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a web designer in Waco is $28,440 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for web designers.