With an overall population of 92,482 and a student population of 11,310, approximately 11,310 of San Mateo students attend one of San Mateo's schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in San Mateo, by student population, is College of San Mateo. In 2010, College of San Mateo graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in visual communications.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $780 per year in tuition costs.
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 visual communications program in San Mateo.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in San Mateo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 visual communications professionals in California were working in the greater San Mateo area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in San Mateo. 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 San Mateo is $69,860 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.