New Mexico contains two schools that offer interior decorating programs. The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque, the highest-ranking interior decorating school in NM, has a total student population of 252 and is the 3539th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 interior decorating schools in New Mexico, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque comes out as the most expensive ($34,902/yr), with Santa Fe Community College as the lowest recorded at only $10,016/yr.
Interior Decorating students from New Mexico 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.
Also, within the interior decorating schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from interior decorating, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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