There are 2 visual communications schools in Knoxville, Tennessee. Knoxville has a general population of 173,890 and an overall student population of 43,565. Approximately 40,231 of Knoxville's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Knoxville's largest visual communications school is The University of Tennessee. In 2010, The University of Tennessee graduated approximately 15 students from its visual communications program.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Knoxville. If you decide to attend one of Knoxville's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,780 per year in instate tuition and $36,098 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,558 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Knoxville. And if you live on campus at one of the Knoxville-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,543.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Knoxville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,630 visual communications professionals in Tennessee, 360 were working in the greater Knoxville area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Knoxville. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Knoxville is $37,460 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.
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