Alabama contains five schools that offer interior design programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking interior design school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 interior design schools in Alabama, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Virginia College-Birmingham comes out as the most expensive ($21,586/yr), with Auburn University Main Campus as the lowest recorded at only $12,157/yr.
Interior Design students from Alabama schools who go on to become interior design consultants, interior designers, interior decorators, interior architects, 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, within the interior design schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from interior design, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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