Santa Clara has a general population of 102,361 and an overall student population of 21,145. Approximately 10,954 of Santa Clara's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Santa Clara, by student population, is Mission College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Mission College with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Santa Clara. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Santa Clara was $698 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,388 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Santa Clara.
If you plan on staying in Santa Clara after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Santa Clara, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 visual communications professionals in California. Of these visual communications professionals, 1,630 were working in the greater Santa Clara area. The number of visual communications professionals in Santa Clara is expected 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 Santa Clara is $70,410 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.