If you decide that you want to get a photography degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 photography schools in Syracuse, New York. Syracuse has a total population of 147,306 and a student population of 40,837. Of these students, 31,676 are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Syracuse University is the largest photography school in Syracuse, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Photography program at Syracuse University.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with a photography degree from one of Syracuse's photography schools. In 2009 tuition at photography schools in Syracuse was $19,424 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,268 for photography related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,318 per year, on average, for room and board at Syracuse-based photography schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,176.
After graduating with your credentials in photography, if you decide to work as a photographer in Syracuse, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 photographers in New York were working in the greater Syracuse area. By the year 2018, the number of photographers is expected to increase by 7% in Syracuse. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a photographer in Syracuse is $30,990 per year, which is lower than the average for photographers state-wide.
Syracuse, New York 13244-5040
Less than 1 year certificate
4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, New York 13215-4585
1-2 years certificate