Find a Cheap Online College
The average tuition charged by schools around the country offering online graphic design programs is $15,881 yearly. There has been a 10.9% increase in the average tuition over the past few years. The average tuition per annum was $14,323 at these online colleges in 2007.
Online graphic design schools are also known as graphic arts schools. Below, the chart displays the tuition range for online graphic design colleges from most to least costly:
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A yearly tuition of over $17,748 is charged by the costliest online graphic design colleges and universities. The cheapest schools, on the other hand, require students to pay annual tuition costs in the range of $708 to $10,785. The least expensive accredited online graphic design schools are located in California, Montana, Vermont, and Wisconsin.
- Associate of Arts and Science in Web Graphic Design
- Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design – Web Design
- Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design – Visual Communication
- Associate in Web Graphic Design
- Associate of Applied Science of Web Graphic Design in Web Graphic Design
- Associate of Arts and Science in Graphic Design
- Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design with a Concentration in Web Design
- Associate of Science in Web Graphic Design
- Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design
- Associate of Arts and Science in Advertising and Graphic Design
In 2011, these low tuition programs graduated approximately 12% of graphic design graduates from online colleges and universities in the nation. Therefore, of the 111,398 graduates in the nation, 13,501 are from the most inexpensive colleges and universities. Between 2006 and 2011, the number of graphic design graduates from the least expensive online schools has increased by 971 graduates per year, while the percentage of graduates from these schools has decreased.
Yearly tuition in the range of $13,474 to $14,320 is charged by other somewhat more costly online graphic design schools. Approximately 6 of the 21 online schools offering graphic design programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
A reported 6.3%, or 7,021 of the nation’s graphic design graduates earned their degrees and certificates from these affordable online programs in 2011. The number of graduates from these schools was only 2,630 students, just 5 years earlier, in 2006.
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|1. Santa Rosa Junior College||Santa Rosa, California||$708||$6,474|
|2. Montana State University Great Falls College of Technology||Great Falls, Montana||$2,496||$8,748|
|3. Community College of Vermont||Montpelier, Vermont||$4,920||$9,840|
|4. Herzing University||Madison, Wisconsin||$10,785||$10,785|
|5. Westwood College||Dallas, Texas||$13,474||$13,474|
|6. Westwood College||Houston, Texas||$13,474||$13,474|
|7. Westwood College||Los Angeles, California||$13,479||$13,479|
|8. Westwood College||Denver, Colorado||$13,921||$13,921|
|9. Westwood College||Upland, California||$14,062||$14,062|
|10. Westwood College||Arlington, Virginia||$14,320||$14,320|
|11. American InterContinental University||Weston, Florida||$15,716||$15,716|
|12. Mt Sierra College||Monrovia, California||$16,656||$16,656|
|13. International Academy of Design and Technology||Sacramento, California||$16,800||$16,800|
|14. Art Institute of Phoenix||Phoenix, Arizona||$17,316||$17,316|
|15. Art Institutes International||Minneapolis, Minnesota||$17,316||$17,316|
|16. Art Institute of Austin||Austin, Texas||$17,568||$17,568|
|17. ITT Technical Institute||Murray, Utah||$17,748||$17,748|
|18. Full Sail University||Winter Park, Florida||$18,635||$18,635|
|19. DePaul University||Chicago, Illinois||$28,240||$28,240|
|20. Savannah College of Art and Design||Savannah, Georgia||$29,070||$29,070|