With an overall population of 86,911 and a student population of 24,133, approximately 24,133 of Killeen students attend one of Killeen's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Central Texas College is the largest visual communications school in Killeen, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Central Texas College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in visual communications from visual communications schools in Killeen in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,489 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Killeen visual communications schools was an average of $13,069 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,575 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,639 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,692.
If you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Killeen, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 15,420 visual communications professionals in Texas, 80 were working in the greater Killeen area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Killeen will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Killeen, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,770 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.