Schaumburg has a general population of 75,386 and an overall student population of 1,420. Approximately 1,420 of Schaumburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Schaumburg, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg. In 2010, approximately 62 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg.
A total of 69 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Schaumburg in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Schaumburg was $22,662 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,100 for visual communications 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 at Schaumburg-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,587.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Schaumburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 visual communications professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Schaumburg area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Schaumburg will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Schaumburg is $48,230 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.