With an overall population of 23,609 and a student population of 3,206, approximately 3,206 of South Lake Tahoe students attend one of South Lake Tahoe's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Lake Tahoe Community College is the largest visual communications school in South Lake Tahoe, based on student population. In 2010, Lake Tahoe Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in visual communications.
If you decide to attend a visual communications school in South Lake Tahoe, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $687.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for visual communications related books and supplies each year.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in South Lake Tahoe, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,500 visual communications professionals in California. Of these visual communications professionals, 980 were working in the greater South Lake Tahoe area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in South Lake Tahoe. 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 South Lake Tahoe is $45,790 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.