With an overall population of 188,856 and a student population of 18,885, approximately 18,410 of Modesto students attend one of Modesto's schools that offer photography programs.
Modesto's largest photography school is Modesto Junior College. In 2010, Modesto Junior College graduated approximately 5 students from its photography program.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in photography from photography schools in Modesto in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $670 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a photography program in Modesto.
After graduating with your credentials in photography, if you decide to work as a photographer in Modesto, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 40 photographers in California were working in the greater Modesto area. The number of photographers in Modesto is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Modesto is $27,970 per year, which is lower than the average for photographers state-wide.