There are 2 photography schools in Buffalo, New York. Buffalo has a general population of 292,648 and an overall student population of 73,039. Approximately 12,217 of Buffalo's students are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Buffalo's largest photography school is SUNY College at Buffalo. In 2010, SUNY College at Buffalo graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in photography.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a photography degree in Buffalo. Tuition in 2009 at Buffalo's photography schools was $18,959 per year for instate students and $26,859 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,080 for photography related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,892 per year, on average, for room and board at Buffalo-based photography schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,518.
Many photography graduates choose to work as photographers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Buffalo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,570 photographers in New York, 170 were working in the greater Buffalo area. The number of photographers in Buffalo is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
As a photographer in Buffalo, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,530 per year. This is higher than the average salary for photographers in the state.
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