There are 2 visual communications schools in Normal, Illinois. With an overall population of 45,386 and a student population of 26,450, approximately 26,450 of Normal students attend one of Normal's schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Normal, by student population, is Illinois State University. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Illinois State University.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Normal in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Normal's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,751 per year in instate tuition and $28,781 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,017 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Normal. And if you live on campus at one of the Normal-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,882 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,990.
If you plan on staying in Normal after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Normal, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are average. In 2010, of the 12,000 visual communications professionals in Illinois, 130 were working in the greater Normal area. Normal's visual communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% 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 Normal is $30,980 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.
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