With an overall population of 25,894 and a student population of 5,886, approximately 5,886 of Lancaster students attend one of Lancaster's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Cedar Valley College is the largest visual communications school in Lancaster, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at Cedar Valley College.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a visual communications certificate in Lancaster. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,230 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for visual communications related books and supplies every year.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lancaster, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 15,420 visual communications professionals in Texas, 2,710 were working in the greater Lancaster area. The number of visual communications professionals in Lancaster is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Lancaster is $46,070 per year, which is higher than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.