Huntingdon has a general population of 6,918 and an overall student population of 1,549. Approximately 1,468 of Huntingdon's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Huntingdon, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Juniata College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Juniata College with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Huntingdon. If you decide to attend a visual communications school in Huntingdon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,550.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Huntingdon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Huntingdon after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Huntingdon, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,550 visual communications professionals in Pennsylvania, 160 were working in the greater Huntingdon area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Huntingdon will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Huntingdon is $23,970 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.