Mankato has a general population of 32,427 and an overall student population of 19,692. Approximately 4,091 of Mankato's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Mankato, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is South Central College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from South Central College with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Mankato in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,697 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Mankato.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Mankato, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,420 visual communications professionals in Minnesota. Of these visual communications professionals, 250 were working in the greater Mankato area. Mankato's visual communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. 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 Mankato is $34,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.