Edison has a total population of 97,687 and a student population of 14,623. Of these students, 13,356 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Edison's largest visual communications school is Middlesex County College. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Middlesex County College.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Edison. If you decide to attend a visual communications school in Edison, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,520.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,483 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Edison.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Edison, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,950 visual communications professionals in New Jersey, 1,170 were working in the greater Edison area. Edison's visual communications professional workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Edison, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.