Baltimore has a total population of 651,154 and a student population of 99,295. Of these students, 2,084 are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Of the 1 photography schools in Baltimore, the largest photography school, by student population, is Maryland Institute College of Art. Approximately 51 students graduated in 2010 from Maryland Institute College of Art with credentials in photography.
A total of 51 students graduated with credentials in photography from photography schools in Baltimore in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,090 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,450 for photography related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,450 per year, on average, for room and board at Baltimore-based photography schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,940.
After graduating with your credentials in photography, if you decide to work as a photographer in Baltimore, your job prospects are average. There were 3,390 photographers working in Maryland and 550 working in the greater Baltimore area in 2010. The number of photographers in Baltimore is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
As a photographer in Baltimore, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,650 per year. This is higher than the average salary for photographers in the state.