Augusta has a total population of 18,560 and a student population of 5,054. Of these students, 5,054 are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Augusta's largest photography school is University of Maine at Augusta. In 2010, University of Maine at Augusta graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in photography.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in photography from photography schools in Augusta in 2010. In 2009 tuition at photography schools in Augusta was $6,855 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,040 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a photography program in Augusta.
If you plan on staying in Augusta after graduating from photography school, you should know that job prospects for photographers in Augusta, which is the most popular photography profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 670 photographers in Maine. Of these photographers, 40 were working in the greater Augusta area. The number of photographers in Augusta is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Augusta is $31,590 per year, which is lower than the average for photographers state-wide.