Troy has a general population of 49,170 and an overall student population of 21,055. Approximately 6,901 of Troy's students are enrolled in schools that offer video game design programs.
Of the 1 video game design schools in Troy, the largest video game design school, by student population, is Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with credentials in video game design.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a video game design degree in Troy. If you decide to attend a video game design school in Troy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,165.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for video game design related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,145 per year, on average, for room and board at Troy-based video game design schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a video game designer in Troy, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,000 per year. This is higher than the average salary for video game designers in the state.