Graphic Design in Montana

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Schools Offering Graphic Design Programs in Montana


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Montana graduates receive degrees in graphic design. Thus, Montana's 2 graphic design schools put out approximately 6 graphic designers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Montana with a graphic design program is Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology, which is located in Great Falls. In 2010, it was ranked 89th nationwide. In 2010, Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology graduated 2 students from its graphic design program. The tuition rate at Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology was $3,024 per year.

Flathead Valley Community College, which was ranked 89th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Montana that has a graphic design program. It is located in Kalispell. 1 students graduated with degree in graphic design from Flathead Valley Community College in 2010. Students at Flathead Valley Community College paid $3,584 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Montana's graphic design schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $3,304 per year, though tuition can range from $3,584 per year to $3,024 per year. In 2010, the following Montana graphic design schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Flathead Valley Community College - located in Kalispell, students are charged $3,584 per year
  2. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology - located in Great Falls, students are charged $3,024 per year

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

  1. Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology - located in Great Falls, students are charged $3,024 per year
  2. Flathead Valley Community College - located in Kalispell, students are charged $3,584 per year

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

A large number of Montana graphic design graduates become graphic designers. 560 graphic designers were working in Montana in 2010. In Montana, the largest numbers of graphic designers work in the following counties:

  1. Beaverhead County - 190 graphic designers
  2. Missoula County - 110 graphic designers
  3. Carbon County - 90 graphic designers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of graphic designers is expected to grow by 10% by 2018. There are projected to be 640 graphic designers working in the Montana then.

Salary

A graphic designer in Montana makes an average of $36,860 per year. However, Montana graphic designers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $16,580 per year to more than $65,640 per year in 2010. A graphic designer in the following Montana counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Beaverhead County - $43,270 per year
  2. Carbon County - $38,690 per year
  3. Flathead County - $38,110 per year

The Montana counties with the lowest average salary for graphic designers are:

  1. Carter County - $23,120 per year
  2. Big Horn County - $24,490 per year
  3. Cascade County - $31,240 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Montana statistics regarding a career in graphic design. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Montana
  • Certificate in Graphic Design in Montana

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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
7,327 miles from location Flathead Valley Community College Kalispell MT 10.7207 n/a 2,501
7,206 miles from location Montana State University-Great Falls College of Technology Great Falls MT 10.7958 n/a 2,442
 

Curious what studying Graphic Design gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Graphic Designers + 560 $36,860 -26.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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