Willmar has a total population of 18,351 and a student population of 4,318. Of these students, 4,318 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Ridgewater College is the largest visual communications school in Willmar, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Ridgewater College.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Willmar in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,045 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for visual communications related books and supplies each year.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Willmar, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 47 visual communications professionals in Minnesota were working in the greater Willmar area. Willmar'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 Willmar is $28,130 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.