With an overall population of 534,694 and a student population of 61,451, approximately 8,853 of Fort Worth students attend one of Fort Worth's schools that offer photography programs.
Of the 1 photography schools in Fort Worth, the largest photography school, by student population, is Texas Christian University. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Texas Christian University with credentials in photography.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in photography in Fort Worth in 2010. In 2009 tuition at photography schools in Fort Worth was $28,298 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a photography program in Fort Worth. And if you live on campus at one of the Fort Worth-based photography schools, you will have an added expense of $9,810 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a photographer in Fort Worth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 photographers in Texas were working in the greater Fort Worth area. By the year 2018, the number of photographers is expected to increase by 17% in Fort Worth. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for photographers.
As a photographer in Fort Worth, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,480 per year. This is higher than the average salary for photographers in the state.