With an overall population of 18,740 and a student population of 7,322, approximately 7,322 of Cortland students attend one of Cortland's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Cortland, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is SUNY College at Cortland. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at SUNY College at Cortland.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Cortland. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,575 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cortland visual communications schools was an average of $27,475 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Cortland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,030 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cortland after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Cortland, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 26,140 visual communications professionals in New York. Of these visual communications professionals, 150 were working in the greater Cortland area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Cortland. 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 Cortland is $35,970 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.