If you are interested in pursuing visual communications, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 visual communications schools in Costa Mesa, California. Costa Mesa has a general population of 108,724 and an overall student population of 27,906. Approximately 27,239 of Costa Mesa's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Costa Mesa's largest visual communications school is Vanguard University of Southern California. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Vanguard University of Southern California with credentials in visual communications.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Costa Mesa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Costa Mesa was $13,069 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,319 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,858 per year, on average, for room and board at Costa Mesa-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,486.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Costa Mesa, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,500 visual communications professionals working in California and 3,280 working in the greater Costa Mesa area in 2010. Costa Mesa's visual communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Costa Mesa is $52,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.
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