With an overall population of 118,718 and a student population of 32,970, approximately 15,705 of Lancaster students attend one of Lancaster's schools that offer animation programs.
The largest animation school in Lancaster, by student population, is Antelope Valley College. In 2010, Antelope Valley College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in animation.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an animation degree in Lancaster. In 2009 tuition at animation schools in Lancaster was $780 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,646 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a animation program in Lancaster.
After graduating with your credentials in animation, if you decide to work as an animator in Lancaster, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,500 animators working in California and 9,290 working in the greater Lancaster area in 2010. The number of animators in Lancaster 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 Lancaster is $51,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for animators.