With an overall population of 128,358 and a student population of 2,798, approximately 2,798 of Naperville students attend one of Naperville's schools that offer computer animation programs.
Of the 1 computer animation schools in Naperville, the largest computer animation school, by student population, is North Central College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from North Central College with credentials in computer animation.
In 2009 tuition at computer animation schools in Naperville was $26,916 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for computer animation related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Naperville-based computer animation schools, you will have an added expense of $8,379 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,768.
If you plan on staying in Naperville after graduating from computer animation school, you should know that job prospects for computer animators in Naperville, which is the most popular computer animation profession, are average. There were 1,710 computer animators working in Illinois and 760 working in the greater Naperville area in 2010. The number of computer animators in Naperville is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for computer animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer animator in Naperville is $57,260 per year, which is higher than the average for computer animators state-wide.