With an overall population of 73,344 and a student population of 3,386, approximately 3,386 of Longview students attend one of Longview's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Longview, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is LeTourneau University. In 2010, LeTourneau University graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Longview in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,400 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,365 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Longview-based visual communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,950 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 visual communications professional in Longview, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 15,420 visual communications professionals in Texas. Of these visual communications professionals, 60 were working in the greater Longview area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Longview will 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 Longview is $32,850 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.