With an overall population of 68,393 and a student population of 1,303, approximately 1,140 of Upland students attend one of Upland's schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Upland, by student population, is Westwood College-Inland Empire and is accredited by Westwood College is currently nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.. In 2010, Westwood College-Inland Empire graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a visual communications degree from one of Upland's visual communications schools.
If you plan on staying in Upland after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Upland, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. There were 40,500 visual communications professionals working in California and 1,070 working in the greater Upland area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Upland. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Upland, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,290 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.