Plainfield has a general population of 47,829 and an overall student population of 763. Approximately 52 of Plainfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Plainfield, by student population, is duCret School of Arts. In 2010, duCret School of Arts graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a visual communications certificate in Plainfield. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $7,980 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for visual communications related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Plainfield after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Plainfield, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. There were 8,950 visual communications professionals working in New Jersey and 1,260 working in the greater Plainfield area in 2010. Plainfield'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Plainfield is $52,550 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.