Parsons has a total population of 11,514 and a student population of 1,756. Of these students, 1,756 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Labette Community College is the largest visual communications school in Parsons, based on student population. In 2010, Labette Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its visual communications program.
If you decide to attend one of Parsons's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $6,255 per year in instate tuition and $7,005 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $825 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Parsons. And if you live on campus at one of the Parsons-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $680 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,575.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Parsons, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 visual communications professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Parsons area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Parsons. 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 Parsons is $29,470 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.