Flint has a general population of 124,943 and an overall student population of 35,999. Approximately 7,277 of Flint's students are enrolled in schools that offer video game design programs.
Flint's largest video game design school is Baker College of Flint. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Video Game Design program at Baker College of Flint.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a video game design degree from one of Flint's video game design schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $7,020 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for video game design related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,625 per year, on average, for room and board at Flint-based video game design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,620.
After graduating with your credentials in video game design, if you decide to work as a video game designer in Flint, your job prospects are average. There were 7,180 video game designers working in Michigan and 140 working in the greater Flint area in 2010. The government projects that the number of video game designers in Flint will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for video game designers.
As a video game designer in Flint, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,810 per year. This is lower than the average salary for video game designers in the state.