Ferrum has a general population of 1,313 and an overall student population of 1,425. Approximately 1,425 of Ferrum's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Ferrum's largest design school is Ferrum College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Design program at Ferrum College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,565 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,630 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,080.
If you plan on staying in Ferrum after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in Ferrum, which is the most popular design profession, are good. In 2010, of the 8,000 designers in Virginia, 190 were working in the greater Ferrum area. Ferrum's designer workforce is projected to increase by 15% 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 Ferrum is $38,420 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
215 Ferrum Mountain Road, Ferrum, Virginia 24088-9000