West Liberty has a total population of 1,220 and a student population of 2,651. Of these students, 2,651 are enrolled in schools that offer design programs.
The largest design school in West Liberty, by student population, is West Liberty University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Design program at West Liberty University.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a design degree from one of West Liberty's design schools. If you decide to attend one of West Liberty's design schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,350 per year in instate tuition and $23,420 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,870 per year, on average, for room and board at West Liberty-based design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,455.
If you decide to work as a designer in West Liberty, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 designers in West Virginia were working in the greater West Liberty area. The government projects that the number of designers in West Liberty will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for designers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a designer in West Liberty is $26,660 per year, which is lower than the average for designers state-wide.
Route 88, West Liberty, West Virginia 26074