Bemidji has a general population of 11,917 and an overall student population of 6,854. Approximately 5,175 of Bemidji's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Bemidji, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Bemidji State University. Approximately 41 students graduated in 2010 from Bemidji State University with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 41 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Bemidji. If you decide to attend a visual communications school in Bemidji, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $7,202.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,240 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,290.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Bemidji, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,420 visual communications professionals working in Minnesota and 260 working in the greater Bemidji area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 4% in Bemidji. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Bemidji is $30,890 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.