With an overall population of 11,963 and a student population of 4,003, approximately 4,003 of Arkansas City students attend one of Arkansas City's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Cowley County Community College is the largest visual communications school in Arkansas City, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Cowley County Community College with credentials in visual communications.
If you decide to attend one of Arkansas City's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,718 per year in instate tuition and $11,237 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Arkansas City-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $4,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,418.
If you plan on staying in Arkansas City after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Arkansas City, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are average. There were 2,920 visual communications professionals working in Kansas and 310 working in the greater Arkansas City area in 2010. The number of visual communications professionals in Arkansas City is expected to increase by 8% 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 Arkansas City is $29,470 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.