Massachusetts contains eleven schools that offer interior decorating programs. Endicott College, the highest-ranking interior decorating school in MA, has a total student population of 4,136 and is the 288th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 interior decorating schools in Massachusetts, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Endicott College comes out as the most expensive ($30,508/yr), with Massachusetts Bay Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,463/yr.
Interior Decorating students from Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts alone, there are 320 employed fashion designers earning an average yearly salary of $51,460. Interior designers in this state earn $58,430/yr and there are 1,250 employed.
Also, within the interior decorating schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from interior decorating, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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