With an overall population of 9,168 and a student population of 1,294, approximately 808 of Bennington students attend one of Bennington's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Bennington, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Bennington College. In 2010, Bennington College graduated approximately 31 students from its visual communications program.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Bennington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $39,760 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, you will face an additional expense of $11,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Bennington, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,220 visual communications professionals in Vermont, 230 were working in the greater Bennington area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Bennington. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Bennington is $33,470 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.