Eugene has a general population of 137,893 and an overall student population of 35,690. Approximately 22,335 of Eugene's students are enrolled in schools that offer photography programs.
Eugene's largest photography school is University of Oregon. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from University of Oregon with credentials in photography.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in photography in Eugene in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Eugene's photography schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,831 per year in instate tuition and $36,121 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for photography related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,939 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,892.
If you decide to work as a photographer in Eugene, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 photographers in Oregon were working in the greater Eugene area. The government projects that the number of photographers in Eugene will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
As a photographer in Eugene, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for photographers in the state.