North Dakota contains two schools that offer industrial design programs. North Dakota State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking industrial design school in ND, has a total student population of 14,189 and is the 1427th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 industrial design schools in North Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, North Dakota State University-Main Campus comes out as the most expensive ($12,847/yr), with North Dakota State College of Science as the lowest recorded at only $10,844/yr.
Industrial Design students from North Dakota schools who go on to become industrial designers, commercial designers, architecture designers, designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,460 people working as industrial engineering technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $49,030. Also, Graphic designers make on average $47,820 per year and there are about 200,870 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 520 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $33,630. Industrial engineering technicians in this state earn $49,700/yr and there are 130 employed.
Also, within the industrial design schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from industrial design, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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