West Virginia contains one school that offers jewelry design programs. West Virginia University at Parkersburg has a total student population of 4,223 and is the 5148th highest ranked school in America.
Jewelry Design students from West Virginia schools who go on to become jewelry designers, craft artists, jewelers, jewelry makers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 23,410 people working as jewelers and precious stone and metal workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,620.
Also, within the jewelry design schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from jewelry design , there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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