Mankato has a total population of 32,427 and a student population of 19,692. Of these students, 646 are enrolled in schools that offer animation programs.
Of the 1 animation schools in Mankato, the largest animation school, by student population, is Bethany Lutheran College. In 2010, Bethany Lutheran College graduated approximately 0 students from its animation program.
If you decide to attend a animation school in Mankato, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,650.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for animation related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mankato-based animation schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,250.
Many animation graduates choose to work as animators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mankato, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,420 animators working in Minnesota and 250 working in the greater Mankato area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of animators is expected to increase by 4% in Mankato. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for animators.
As an animator in Mankato, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,980 per year. This is lower than the average salary for animators in the state.
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