With an overall population of 119,128 and a student population of 21,903, approximately 21,123 of Lansing students attend one of Lansing's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Lansing's largest visual communications school is Lansing Community College. In 2010, Lansing Community College graduated approximately 3 students from its visual communications program.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Lansing in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Lansing was $2,240 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for visual communications related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Lansing after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Lansing, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 visual communications professionals in Michigan were working in the greater Lansing area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Lansing will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Lansing, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,910 per year. This is higher than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.