There are 2 visual communications schools in Potsdam, New York. Potsdam has a total population of 9,425 and a student population of 7,486. Of these students, 7,486 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 2 visual communications schools in Potsdam, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is SUNY College at Potsdam. In 2010, SUNY College at Potsdam graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Potsdam in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Potsdam's visual communications schools was $32,847 per year for instate students and $36,797 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for visual communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,344 per year, on average, for room and board at Potsdam-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,724.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Potsdam, your job prospects are not very good. There were 26,140 visual communications professionals working in New York and 150 working in the greater Potsdam area in 2010. The number of visual communications professionals in Potsdam is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Potsdam is $31,590 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.