With an overall population of 8,195 and a student population of 3,067, approximately 2,939 of Oberlin students attend one of Oberlin's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Oberlin's largest visual communications school is Oberlin College. In 2010, Oberlin College graduated approximately 8 students from its visual communications program.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Oberlin in 2010. If you decide to attend a visual communications school in Oberlin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,004.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,808 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Oberlin. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,480 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oberlin, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 visual communications professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Oberlin area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 6% in Oberlin. 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 Oberlin is $39,040 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.