Claremont has a total population of 33,998 and a student population of 8,130. Of these students, 1,043 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Claremont, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Pitzer College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Pitzer College with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Claremont in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Claremont was $39,330 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for visual communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,440 per year, on average, for room and board at Claremont-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Claremont, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 visual communications professionals in California were working in the greater Claremont area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Claremont will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Claremont, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,180 per year. This is higher than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.