Somerville, MA (population: 75,604) has thirty-four web design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Boston University, the highest ranked school in this group with a web design program, has a total student population of 31,960. It is the 32nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Massachusetts (#1 is Harvard University). To learn more about web design programs in Somerville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of web design professors at Boston University such as Scout Stevenson.
Web Design students from Somerville schools who go on to become web designers, ad designers, advertising designers, commercial designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Interior designers make on average $51,990 per year and there are about 46,010 of them employed in the US today.
Somerville lies in Middlesex county, which is one of the 12 counties in Massachusetts. Overall, the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy NECTA area has 1,685,900 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $28.04/hr average worker wage, and a $58,330 average annual salary.
Of the 34 web design schools with a 100-mile radius of Somerville, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhode Island School of Design comes out as the most expensive ($35,991/yr) for web design students, with Massasoit Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,610/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Somerville|
|Chestnut Hill||MA||-||2||53.2355||134||5.5 miles|
|North Andover||MA||-||1||30.19||56||21.4 miles|
|North Attleborough||MA||43,307||0||-||0||31.4 miles|