With an overall population of 29,843 and a student population of 12,893, approximately 12,893 of Saratoga students attend one of Saratoga's schools that offer photography programs.
West Valley College is the largest photography school in Saratoga, based on student population. In 2010, West Valley College graduated approximately 8 students from its photography program.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in photography from photography schools in Saratoga in 2010. If you decide to attend a photography school in Saratoga, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $700.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,388 for photography related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a photographer in Saratoga, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,000 photographers in California. Of these photographers, 40 were working in the greater Saratoga area. Saratoga's photographer workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Saratoga is $31,630 per year, which is higher than the average for photographers state-wide.