With an overall population of 75,386 and a student population of 1,420, approximately 1,420 of Schaumburg students attend one of Schaumburg's schools that offer photography programs.
Of the 1 photography schools in Schaumburg, the largest photography school, by student population, is The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg with credentials in photography.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a photography degree from one of Schaumburg's photography schools. In 2009 tuition at photography schools in Schaumburg was $22,662 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,100 for photography related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,680 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,587.
If you decide to work as a photographer in Schaumburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 photographers in Illinois were working in the greater Schaumburg area. Schaumburg's photographer workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Schaumburg is $36,910 per year, which is higher than the average for photographers state-wide.