Lake City has a general population of 9,980 and an overall student population of 3,187. Approximately 3,187 of Lake City's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Lake City's largest visual communications school is Florida Gateway College. In 2010, Florida Gateway College graduated approximately 2 students from its visual communications program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Lake City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,448 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Lake City.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake City, your job prospects are not very good. There were 18,080 visual communications professionals working in Florida and 80 working in the greater Lake City area in 2010. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Lake City will decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Lake City is $32,140 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.