Waco, Texas has 2 visual communications schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in visual communications. With an overall population of 113,726 and a student population of 31,041, approximately 21,430 of Waco students attend one of Waco's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Baylor University is the largest visual communications school in Waco, based on student population. In 2010, Baylor University graduated approximately 69 students with credentials in visual communications.
In 2010, 89 students graduated with a visual communications degree in Waco. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,846 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Waco visual communications schools was an average of $29,024 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,649 for visual communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,728 per year, on average, for room and board at Waco-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,084.
After graduating with your credentials in visual communications, if you decide to work as a visual communications professional in Waco, your job prospects are good. There were 15,420 visual communications professionals working in Texas and 130 working in the greater Waco area in 2010. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Waco will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Waco, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,440 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.
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