If you are interested in pursuing computer animation, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 computer animation schools in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Las Cruces has a total population of 74,267 and a student population of 28,575. Of these students, 27,547 are enrolled in schools that offer computer animation programs.
The largest computer animation school in Las Cruces, by student population, is New Mexico State University-Main Campus. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in computer animation.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a computer animation degree from one of Las Cruces's computer animation schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,434 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Las Cruces computer animation schools was an average of $27,586 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,032 for computer animation related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Las Cruces-based computer animation schools, you will have an added expense of $6,338 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,052.
After graduating with your credentials in computer animation, if you decide to work as a computer animator in Las Cruces, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of computer animators is expected to increase by 10% in Las Cruces. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for computer animators.
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