Albuquerque has a total population of 448,607 and a student population of 58,917. Of these students, 252 are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque is the largest photography school in Albuquerque, based on student population. In 2010, The Art Center Design College-Albuquerque graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in photography.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,145 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $3,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a photography program in Albuquerque.
After graduating with your credentials in photography, if you decide to work as a photographer in Albuquerque, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 780 photographers in New Mexico, 230 were working in the greater Albuquerque area. The number of photographers in Albuquerque is expected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Albuquerque is $27,820 per year, which is higher than the average for photographers state-wide.