Montclair has a total population of 38,977 and a student population of 18,361. Of these students, 18,171 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Montclair, by student population, is Montclair State University. In 2010, Montclair State University graduated approximately 1 students from its visual communications program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a visual communications degree from one of Montclair's visual communications schools. If you decide to attend one of Montclair's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $25,774 per year in instate tuition and $33,785 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Montclair-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $10,838 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,936.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Montclair, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 visual communications professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Montclair area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to decrease by -2% in Montclair. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Montclair, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.