Cupertino has a total population of 50,546 and a student population of 25,191. Of these students, 25,191 are enrolled in schools that offer animation programs.
The largest animation school in Cupertino, by student population, is De Anza College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Animation program at De Anza College.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in animation from animation schools in Cupertino in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $891 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,728 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a animation program in Cupertino.
After graduating with your credentials in animation, if you decide to work as an animator in Cupertino, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 animators in California. Of these animators, 1,630 were working in the greater Cupertino area. The number of animators in Cupertino is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an animator in Cupertino is $70,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for animators.