Of the 1 photography schools in Hamden, the largest photography school, by student population, is Paier College of Art Inc. In 2010, Paier College of Art Inc graduated approximately 5 students from its photography program.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in photography in Hamden in 2010. In 2009 tuition at photography schools in Hamden was $12,960 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,700 for photography related books and supplies every year.
Many photography graduates choose to work as photographers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hamden, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,720 photographers in Connecticut. Of these photographers, 80 were working in the greater Hamden area. Hamden's photographer workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
As a photographer in Hamden, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,540 per year. This is higher than the average salary for photographers in the state.