Vancouver has a general population of 143,560 and an overall student population of 14,080. Approximately 12,989 of Vancouver's students are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
Vancouver's largest design school is Clark College. In 2010, Clark College graduated approximately 4 students from its design program.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in design in Vancouver in 2010. In 2009 tuition at design schools in Vancouver was $2,835 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a design program in Vancouver.
If you decide to work as a designer in Vancouver, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,620 designers in Washington State, 1,580 were working in the greater Vancouver area. The number of designers in Vancouver is expected to increase by 9% 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 Vancouver is $44,530 per year, which is higher than the average for designers state-wide.
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