With an overall population of 17,450 and a student population of 1,270, approximately 1,270 of Huntington students attend one of Huntington's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Huntington, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Huntington University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Huntington University.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Huntington. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Huntington was $21,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Huntington. And if you live on campus at one of the Huntington-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,180 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Huntington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,810 visual communications professionals in Indiana, 190 were working in the greater Huntington area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Huntington will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Huntington is $34,130 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.