Kutztown has a general population of 5,067 and an overall student population of 10,634. Approximately 10,634 of Kutztown's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Kutztown's largest visual communications school is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 73 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 124 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Kutztown. Tuition in 2009 at Kutztown's visual communications schools was $18,795 per year for instate students and $27,231 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Kutztown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,698 per year, on average, for room and board at Kutztown-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kutztown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,550 visual communications professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these visual communications professionals, 190 were working in the greater Kutztown area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Kutztown. This anticipated 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 Kutztown is $41,900 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.