Crystal Lake has a total population of 38,000 and a student population of 7,065. Of these students, 6,811 are enrolled in schools that offer animation programs.
The largest animation school in Crystal Lake, by student population, is McHenry County College. In 2010, McHenry County College graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in animation.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in animation in Crystal Lake in 2010. If you decide to attend a animation school in Crystal Lake, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,684.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for animation related books and supplies every year.
Many animation graduates choose to work as animators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Crystal Lake, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 12,000 animators in Illinois, 7,800 were working in the greater Crystal Lake area. By the year 2018, the number of animators is expected to increase by 9% in Crystal Lake. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for animators.
As an animator in Crystal Lake, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for animators in the state.
8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012-2761
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