Dobbs Ferry has a general population of 10,622 and an overall student population of 9,673. Approximately 9,673 of Dobbs Ferry's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Dobbs Ferry, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Mercy College. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 25 students from its visual communications program.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Dobbs Ferry in 2010. If you decide to attend a visual communications school in Dobbs Ferry, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,490.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Dobbs Ferry. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
If you plan on staying in Dobbs Ferry after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Dobbs Ferry, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 26,140 visual communications professionals in New York, 15,280 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Dobbs Ferry. 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 Dobbs Ferry is $55,900 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.