Kirkland has a general population of 45,054 and an overall student population of 6,029. Approximately 4,646 of Kirkland's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Lake Washington Technical College is the largest design school in Kirkland, based on student population. In 2010, Lake Washington Technical College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in design.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in design in Kirkland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Kirkland was $2,922 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,242 for design related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in design, if you decide to work as a designer in Kirkland, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 6,620 designers in Washington State. Of these designers, 2,440 were working in the greater Kirkland area. The number of designers in Kirkland is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
As a designer in Kirkland, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,530 per year. This is higher than the average salary for designers in the state.
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