With an overall population of 21,291 and a student population of 12,175, approximately 11,957 of Moscow students attend one of Moscow's schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Moscow, by student population, is University of Idaho. In 2010, University of Idaho graduated approximately 2 students from its visual communications program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Moscow in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,480 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Moscow visual communications schools was an average of $28,560 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,474 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Moscow-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Moscow, your job prospects are good. There were 1,330 visual communications professionals working in Idaho and 80 working in the greater Moscow area in 2010. The number of visual communications professionals in Moscow is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Moscow is $30,700 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.