Each year, in West Virginia, an average of 2 students graduate with credentials in animation. West Virginia has 1 animation schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying animation. Tuition at West Virginia's animation schools is approximately $2,076 per year for a degree in animation.
West Virginia University at Parkersburg is the largest animation school in the state of West Virginia, based on number of students. It is located in Parkersburg. Approximately 2 students graduated with a animation degree from West Virginia University at Parkersburg in 2009, which is 100% of the total state animation graduates for that year. Tuition at West Virginia University at Parkersburg, was $2,076 per year in 2010.
Animator is the most popular career choice for those who graduate with credentials in animation. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for animators in West Virginia is not very good. An estimated 800 animators are in West Virginia state. And the government projects that this number will increase by 2%, or to 820 animators by the year 2018.
As an animator in West Virginia you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $20,718 per year to more than $55,723 per year. But the median salary for animators earn $31,523 per year, in West Virginia.