With an overall population of 191,615 and a student population of 15,528, approximately 11,644 of Irving students attend one of Irving's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Irving's largest visual communications school is North Lake College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at North Lake College.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a visual communications certificate from one of Irving's visual communications schools. In 2009 tuition at visual communications schools in Irving was $1,230 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for visual communications related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Irving, your job prospects are good. There were 15,420 visual communications professionals working in Texas and 2,710 working in the greater Irving area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Irving. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Irving is $46,070 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.