With an overall population of 47,683 and a student population of 2,299, approximately 2,156 of Bloomfield students attend one of Bloomfield's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Bloomfield College is the largest visual communications school in Bloomfield, based on student population. Approximately 30 students graduated in 2010 from Bloomfield College with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Bloomfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Bloomfield was $21,000 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,300 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $24,800.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bloomfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 8,950 visual communications professionals working in New Jersey and 1,260 working in the greater Bloomfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Bloomfield will decrease by -2% 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 Bloomfield is $52,550 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.