With an overall population of 36,330 and a student population of 21,266, approximately 20,688 of Rocklin students attend one of Rocklin's schools that offer animation programs.
Rocklin's largest animation school is Sierra College. In 2010, Sierra College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in animation.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an animation degree in Rocklin. Tuition in 2009 at Rocklin's animation schools was $12,254 per year for instate students and $16,670 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,222 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a animation program in Rocklin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,290.
If you plan on staying in Rocklin after graduating from animation school, you should know that job prospects for animators in Rocklin, which is the most popular animation profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 40,500 animators in California, 980 were working in the greater Rocklin area. Rocklin's animator workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for animators.
As an animator in Rocklin, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,790 per year. This is lower than the average salary for animators in the state.