With an overall population of 12,423 and a student population of 7,888, approximately 7,888 of Somerville students attend one of Somerville's schools that offer computer animation programs.
Raritan Valley Community College is the largest computer animation school in Somerville, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Raritan Valley Community College with credentials in computer animation.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a computer animation degree from one of Somerville's computer animation schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,803 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer animation program in Somerville.
Many computer animation graduates choose to work as computer animators after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Somerville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 computer animators in New Jersey were working in the greater Somerville area. Somerville's computer animator workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer animators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer animator in Somerville is $52,190 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for computer animators.