College Place has a total population of 7,818 and a student population of 1,808. Of these students, 1,808 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Of the 1 design schools in College Place, the largest design school, by student population, is Walla Walla University. In 2010, Walla Walla University graduated approximately 8 students from its design program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a design degree in College Place. In 2009 tuition at design schools in College Place was $22,794 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,068 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the College Place-based design schools, you will have an added expense of $5,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,698.
If you plan on staying in College Place after graduating from design school, you should know that job prospects for designers in College Place, which is the most popular design profession, are average. In 2010, there were 6,620 designers in Washington State. Of these designers, 60 were working in the greater College Place area. By the year 2018, the number of designers is expected to increase by 9% in College Place. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in College Place, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,680 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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