Graphic Design in Louisiana

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Schools Offering Graphic Design Programs in Louisiana


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Louisiana receive graphic design degrees every year. Thus, Louisiana's 5 graphic design schools put out approximately 45 graphic designers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Louisiana with a graphic design program is Louisiana College, which is located in Pineville. In 2010, it was ranked 42nd nationwide. 1 students graduated with a degree in graphic design from Louisiana College in 2010. Tuition at Louisiana College was $13,030 per year.

Louisiana Tech University, which is located in Ruston, is the second-ranked school in Louisiana that has a graphic design program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Louisiana Tech University graduated 27 students from its graphic design program. Tuition at Louisiana Tech University was $5,545 per year.

Northwestern State University of Louisiana, which is located in Natchitoches, is the third-ranked school in Louisiana that has a graphic design program. It received a ranking of 76th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Northwestern State University of Louisiana graphic design program. Tuition at Northwestern State University of Louisiana was $4,461 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Louisiana's graphic design schools ranges from $13,030 per year to $2,174 per year. But, the average tuition is $5,633 per year. The Louisiana graphic design schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Louisiana College - located in Pineville, students are charged $13,030 per year
  2. Louisiana Tech University - located in Ruston, students are charged $5,545 per year
  3. Northwestern State University of Louisiana - located in Natchitoches, students are charged $4,461 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Louisiana graphic design schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Bossier Parish Community College - located in Bossier City, students are charged $2,174 per year
  2. Delgado Community College - located in New Orleans, students are charged $2,955 per year
  3. Northwestern State University of Louisiana - located in Natchitoches, students are charged $4,461 per year

A graphic design degree from a Louisiana school... what next?

The highest percentage of graphic design graduates in Louisiana pursue careers as a graphic designer. If you decide to work as a graphic designer in Louisiana, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,760 Louisiana graphic designers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Louisiana graphic designers:

  1. Jefferson Davis County - 640 graphic designers
  2. Ascension County - 450 graphic designers
  3. Lafayette County - 180 graphic designers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of graphic designers in the state of Louisiana will grow to 2,430. This would require a 4% growth in the profession.

Salary

A graphic designer in Louisiana makes an average of $37,630 per year. But, salaries for graphic designers can vary. In 2010, graphic designers made as little as less than $19,690 per year or as much as more than $65,060 per year in Louisiana. The following counties in Louisiana have the highest average salaries for graphic designers:

  1. Jefferson Davis County - $44,170 per year
  2. Ascension County - $35,920 per year
  3. Ouachita County - $35,440 per year

On average, graphic designers earns the least in the following Louisiana counties:

  1. Acadia County - $25,910 per year
  2. Bienville County - $27,690 per year
  3. Calcasieu County - $31,010 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Louisiana statistics regarding a career in graphic design and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as computer animation or graphic design.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Graphic Design in Louisiana
  • Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design in Louisiana
  • Certificate in Graphic Design in Louisiana

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,231 miles from location Delgado Community College New Orleans LA 8.24463 n/a 16,758
6,379 miles from location Louisiana Tech University Ruston LA 29.6827 51% 11,264
6,407 miles from location Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches LA 24.0928 60% 9,247
6,438 miles from location Bossier Parish Community College Bossier City LA 8.24788 n/a 5,430
6,368 miles from location Louisiana College Pineville LA 57.9717 46% 1,461
 

Curious what studying Graphic Design gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Louisiana

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Graphic Designers + 1,760 $37,630 66.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are graphic design related jobs in Louisiana