Connecticut contains four schools that offer interior decorating programs. University of New Haven, the highest-ranking interior decorating school in CT, has a total student population of 5,770 and is the 438th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 interior decorating schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of New Haven comes out as the most expensive ($25,577/yr), with Norwalk Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,294/yr.
Interior Decorating students from Connecticut schools who go on to become interior decorators, interior designers, interior design professors, interior design coordinators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 46,010 people working as interior designers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $51,990. Also, Fashion designers make on average $74,410 per year and there are about 15,780 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 120 employed fashion designers earning an average yearly salary of $81,070. Interior designers in this state earn $61,150/yr and there are 650 employed.
Also, within the interior decorating schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from interior decorating, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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