With an overall population of 60,651 and a student population of 13,663, approximately 6,667 of Utica students attend one of Utica's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Utica, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Utica in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Utica's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,664 per year in instate tuition and $20,014 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Utica-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,654.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Utica, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 26,140 visual communications professionals in New York, 100 were working in the greater Utica area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Utica. 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 Utica is $33,010 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.