Saratoga has a general population of 29,843 and an overall student population of 12,893. Approximately 12,893 of Saratoga's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Saratoga, by student population, is West Valley College. In 2010, West Valley College graduated approximately 3 students from its visual communications program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Saratoga in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Saratoga was $700 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 Saratoga.
If you plan on staying in Saratoga after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Saratoga, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. There were 40,500 visual communications professionals working in California and 1,630 working in the greater Saratoga area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Saratoga. This anticipated 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 Saratoga is $70,410 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.