South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in South Orange, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Seton Hall University. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Seton Hall University with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a visual communications degree from one of South Orange's visual communications schools. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in South Orange was $30,470 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board at South Orange-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in South Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,950 visual communications professionals in New Jersey, 1,260 were working in the greater South Orange area. The number of visual communications professionals in South Orange is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in South Orange, 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.