New Rochelle has a total population of 72,182 and a student population of 11,329. Of these students, 4,859 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
New Rochelle's largest visual communications school is The College of New Rochelle. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at The College of New Rochelle.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in New Rochelle in 2010. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in New Rochelle was $26,426 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $600 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Rochelle-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $9,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,026.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. There were 26,140 visual communications professionals working in New York and 15,280 working in the greater New Rochelle area in 2010. New Rochelle's visual communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. 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 New Rochelle is $55,900 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.