With an overall population of 147,595 and a student population of 26,703, approximately 25,877 of Santa Rosa students attend one of Santa Rosa's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Santa Rosa Junior College is the largest visual communications school in Santa Rosa, based on student population. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Santa Rosa Junior College with credentials in visual communications.
A total of 13 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Santa Rosa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Santa Rosa was $741 per year, on average.
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 Santa Rosa.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Santa Rosa, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,500 visual communications professionals working in California and 240 working in the greater Santa Rosa area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Santa Rosa. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Santa Rosa, you can expect to make an average salary of $45,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.