Fort Myers has a total population of 48,208 and a student population of 31,789. Of these students, 2,432 are enrolled in schools that offer animation programs.
Of the 1 animation schools in Fort Myers, the largest animation school, by student population, is Southwest Florida College. In 2010, Southwest Florida College graduated approximately 10 students from its animation program.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in animation from animation schools in Fort Myers in 2010. If you decide to attend a animation school in Fort Myers, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,340.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,110 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a animation program in Fort Myers.
Many animation graduates choose to work as animators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Myers, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 18,080 animators in Florida, 260 were working in the greater Fort Myers area. The number of animators in Fort Myers is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an animator in Fort Myers is $37,880 per year, which is higher than the average for animators state-wide.
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