With an overall population of 180,480 and a student population of 30,362, approximately 12,942 of Reno students attend one of Reno's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Reno's largest visual communications school is Truckee Meadows Community College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Truckee Meadows Community College with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a visual communications certificate in Reno. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Reno was $2,010 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for visual communications related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Reno, your job prospects are average. There were 2,150 visual communications professionals working in Nevada and 340 working in the greater Reno area in 2010. The number of visual communications professionals in Reno is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Reno is $42,070 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.