Fitchburg has a general population of 39,102 and an overall student population of 7,119. Approximately 7,043 of Fitchburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
The largest photography school in Fitchburg, by student population, is Fitchburg State University. In 2010, Fitchburg State University graduated approximately 10 students from its photography program.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in photography in Fitchburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,420 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fitchburg photography schools was an average of $23,500 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for photography related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fitchburg-based photography schools, you will have an added expense of $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,200.
Many photography graduates choose to work as photographers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fitchburg, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of photographers in Fitchburg will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
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