With an overall population of 11,301 and a student population of 6,375, approximately 6,375 of Kilgore students attend one of Kilgore's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Kilgore, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Kilgore College. In 2010, Kilgore College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a visual communications certificate from one of Kilgore's visual communications schools. If you decide to attend one of Kilgore's visual communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,330 per year in instate tuition and $11,194 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,813 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Kilgore. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,980 per year, on average, for room and board at Kilgore-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,350.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Kilgore, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 15,420 visual communications professionals in Texas, 60 were working in the greater Kilgore area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Kilgore. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Kilgore, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,850 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.