With an overall population of 83,680 and a student population of 24,983, approximately 22,432 of Whittier students attend one of Whittier's schools that offer photography programs.
Rio Hondo College is the largest photography school in Whittier, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Rio Hondo College with credentials in photography.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a photography degree in Whittier. In 2009 tuition at photography schools in Whittier was $670 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for photography related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in photography, if you decide to work as a photographer in Whittier, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,000 photographers working in California and 2,090 working in the greater Whittier area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of photographers is expected to increase by 6% in Whittier. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Whittier is $37,630 per year, which is higher than the average for photographers state-wide.