Tacoma has a general population of 193,556 and an overall student population of 22,872. Approximately 5,458 of Tacoma's students are enrolled in schools that offer web design programs.
The largest web design school in Tacoma, by student population, is Bates Technical College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Bates Technical College with credentials in web design.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in web design in Tacoma in 2010. In 2009 tuition at web design schools in Tacoma was $4,230 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,120 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a web design program in Tacoma.
After graduating with your credentials in web design, if you decide to work as a web designer in Tacoma, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 web designers in Washington State were working in the greater Tacoma area. The number of web designers in Tacoma is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for web designers.
As a web designer in Tacoma, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,780 per year. This is higher than the average salary for web designers in the state.