Torrance has a total population of 137,946 and a student population of 28,351. Of these students, 27,237 are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Of the 1 photography schools in Torrance, the largest photography school, by student population, is El Camino Community College District. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Photography program at El Camino Community College District.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in photography in Torrance in 2010. If you decide to attend a photography school in Torrance, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $794.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a photography program in Torrance.
If you plan on staying in Torrance after graduating from photography school, you should know that job prospects for photographers in Torrance, which is the most popular photography profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 photographers in California were working in the greater Torrance area. The government projects that the number of photographers in Torrance will 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 Torrance is $37,630 per year, which is higher than the average for photographers state-wide.