Great Barrington has a general population of 2,459 and an overall student population of 431. Approximately 431 of Great Barrington's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Great Barrington, by student population, is Bard College at Simon's Rock. In 2010, Bard College at Simon's Rock graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Great Barrington. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,165 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for visual communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,025 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $42,165.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Great Barrington, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Great Barrington will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.