Bristol has a total population of 17,367 and a student population of 653. Of these students, 577 are enrolled in schools that offer graphic design programs.
Virginia Intermont College is the largest graphic design school in Bristol, based on student population. In 2010, Virginia Intermont College graduated approximately 0 students from its graphic design program.
If you decide to attend a graphic design school in Bristol, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,323.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for graphic design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,324 per year, on average, for room and board at Bristol-based graphic design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,323.
If you plan on staying in Bristol after graduating from graphic design school, you should know that job prospects for graphic designers in Bristol, which is the most popular graphic design profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 graphic designers in Virginia were working in the greater Bristol area. By the year 2018, the number of graphic designers is expected to increase by 15% in Bristol. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for graphic designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a graphic designer in Bristol is $27,990 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for graphic designers.
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