Coraopolis has a general population of 6,131 and an overall student population of 4,881. Approximately 4,783 of Coraopolis's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Coraopolis's largest visual communications school is Robert Morris University. In 2010, Robert Morris University graduated approximately 35 students from its visual communications program.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Coraopolis. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,560 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,370 per year, on average, for room and board at Coraopolis-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home 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 Coraopolis, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,550 visual communications professionals working in Pennsylvania and 1,570 working in the greater Coraopolis area in 2010. The number of visual communications professionals in Coraopolis is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Coraopolis, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,960 per year. This is higher than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.