Ellensburg has a general population of 15,414 and an overall student population of 11,357. Approximately 11,357 of Ellensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Of the 1 visual communications schools in Ellensburg, the largest visual communications school, by student population, is Central Washington University. In 2010, Central Washington University graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Ellensburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,070 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ellensburg visual communications schools was an average of $29,333 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a visual communications program in Ellensburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,460 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Ellensburg after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Ellensburg, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are average. There were 6,620 visual communications professionals working in Washington State and 30 working in the greater Ellensburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Ellensburg will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Ellensburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,240 per year. This is lower than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.