Riverside has a total population of 255,166 and a student population of 63,981. Of these students, 36,586 are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Of the 1 photography schools in Riverside, the largest photography school, by student population, is Riverside Community College. In 2010, Riverside Community College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in photography.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in photography in Riverside in 2010. If you decide to attend a photography school in Riverside, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $814.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a photography program in Riverside.
If you plan on staying in Riverside after graduating from photography school, you should know that job prospects for photographers in Riverside, which is the most popular photography profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 12,700 photographers in California. Of these photographers, 430 were working in the greater Riverside area. Riverside's photographer workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Riverside is $25,120 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for photographers.