With an overall population of 328,014 and a student population of 6,737, approximately 1,206 of Anaheim students attend one of Anaheim's schools that offer animation programs.
Of the 1 animation schools in Anaheim, the largest animation school, by student population, is Westwood College-Anaheim and is accredited by Westwood College is currently nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Animation program at Westwood College-Anaheim.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in animation in Anaheim in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Anaheim after graduating from animation school, you should know that job prospects for animators in Anaheim, which is the most popular animation profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 animators in California. Of these animators, 3,280 were working in the greater Anaheim area. The number of animators in Anaheim is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for animators.
As an animator in Anaheim, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for animators in the state.
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