Los Altos has a general population of 27,693 and an overall student population of 18,293. Approximately 18,293 of Los Altos's students are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Of the 1 photography schools in Los Altos, the largest photography school, by student population, is Foothill College. In 2010, Foothill College graduated approximately 5 students from its photography program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in photography in Los Altos in 2010. If you decide to attend a photography school in Los Altos, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $894.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,728 for photography related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in photography, if you decide to work as a photographer in Los Altos, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,000 photographers in California. Of these photographers, 40 were working in the greater Los Altos area. The government projects that the number of photographers in Los Altos will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Los Altos is $31,630 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for photographers.