With an overall population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893, approximately 22,893 of Ypsilanti students attend one of Ypsilanti's schools that offer animation programs.
Eastern Michigan University is the largest animation school in Ypsilanti, based on student population. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern Michigan University with credentials in animation.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an animation degree in Ypsilanti. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,114 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ypsilanti animation schools was an average of $33,019 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for animation related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
If you decide to work as an animator in Ypsilanti, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 7,180 animators in Michigan. Of these animators, 380 were working in the greater Ypsilanti area. Ypsilanti's animator workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an animator in Ypsilanti is $38,080 per year, which is higher than the average for animators state-wide.
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