Alexandria has a general population of 8,820 and an overall student population of 2,550. Approximately 2,550 of Alexandria's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Alexandria's largest visual communications school is Alexandria Technical & Community College. Approximately 27 students graduated in 2010 from Alexandria Technical & Community College with credentials in visual communications.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Alexandria in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,278 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Alexandria.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alexandria, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 visual communications professionals in Minnesota were working in the greater Alexandria area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Alexandria. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Alexandria, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,890 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.