New London has a general population of 25,671 and an overall student population of 4,107. Approximately 961 of New London's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in New London, by student population, is Mitchell College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Mitchell College with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a visual communications degree in New London. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in New London was $25,627 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in New London. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,548 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,727.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in New London, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,820 visual communications professionals in Connecticut. Of these visual communications professionals, 130 were working in the greater New London area. The number of visual communications professionals in New London is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in New London is $43,460 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.