Roanoke, VA (population: 93,951) has one interior design school within its city limits. Virginia Western Community College has a total student population of 8,927. It is the 5442nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 117th highest in the state of Virginia (#1 is Washington and Lee University). To learn more about interior design programs in Roanoke, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of interior design professors at Virginia Western Community College such as Sheri Crickenberger, Steve Huff, and Sue Thomas.
Interior Design students from Roanoke 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.
Roanoke lies in Roanoke county, which is one of the 61 counties in Virginia. Overall, the Roanoke area has 153,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $17.71/hr average worker wage, and a $36,840 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Virginia Western Community College ends up costing a student $5,568/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Roanoke|
|Winston Salem||NC||-||7||32.3218||230||83.1 miles|
|High Point||NC||105,064||3||31.8326||88||89.9 miles|