Salem has a general population of 40,407 and an overall student population of 10,125. Approximately 10,125 of Salem's students are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
The largest photography school in Salem, by student population, is Salem State University. In 2010, Salem State University graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in photography.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a photography degree from one of Salem's photography schools. If you decide to attend one of Salem's photography schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,443 per year in instate tuition and $25,583 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for photography related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Salem-based photography schools, you will have an added expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
If you decide to work as a photographer in Salem, your job prospects are average. The number of photographers in Salem is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.