Las Vegas has a total population of 478,434 and a student population of 76,598. Of these students, 42,108 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Las Vegas's largest visual communications school is College of Southern Nevada and is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. In 2010, College of Southern Nevada graduated approximately 24 students from its visual communications program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Las Vegas. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Las Vegas was $2,010 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Las Vegas.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Las Vegas, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 visual communications professionals in Nevada were working in the greater Las Vegas area. The number of visual communications professionals in Las Vegas is expected 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 Las Vegas is $48,370 per year, which is the same as the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.