Aurora has a general population of 720 and an overall student population of 568. Approximately 568 of Aurora's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Aurora, by student population, is Wells College. In 2010, Wells College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Aurora. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $29,680 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Aurora-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $9,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,080.
If you plan on staying in Aurora after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Aurora, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. There were 26,140 visual communications professionals working in New York and 150 working in the greater Aurora area in 2010. Aurora's visual communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% 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 Aurora is $35,970 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.