Gainesville has a general population of 95,447 and an overall student population of 66,405. Approximately 15,043 of Gainesville's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Gainesville, by student population, is Santa Fe College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Santa Fe College.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,031 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Gainesville.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Gainesville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 18,080 visual communications professionals in Florida, 140 were working in the greater Gainesville area. The number of visual communications professionals in Gainesville is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Gainesville is $33,780 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.