With an overall population of 15,680 and a student population of 3,245, approximately 3,245 of Albemarle students attend one of Albemarle's schools that offer animation programs.
Stanly Community College is the largest animation school in Albemarle, based on student population. In 2010, Stanly Community College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in animation.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an animation degree in Albemarle. In 2009 tuition at animation schools in Albemarle was $1,720 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $975 for animation related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in animation, if you decide to work as an animator in Albemarle, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,850 animators in North Carolina, 240 were working in the greater Albemarle area. The government projects that the number of animators in Albemarle will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an animator in Albemarle is $37,470 per year, which is higher than the average for animators state-wide.