Salina, Kansas has 2 visual communications schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in visual communications. Salina has a total population of 45,679 and a student population of 1,250. Of these students, 1,191 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Salina, by student population, is Salina Area Technical College. In 2010, Salina Area Technical College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a visual communications degree from one of Salina's visual communications schools. If you decide to attend a visual communications school in Salina, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,326.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $562 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,631.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salina, your job prospects are average. There were 2,920 visual communications professionals working in Kansas and 310 working in the greater Salina area in 2010. The number of visual communications professionals in Salina is expected to increase by 8% 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 Salina is $29,470 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.
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