Pullman has a total population of 24,675 and a student population of 26,101. Of these students, 26,101 are enrolled in schools that offer visual communications programs.
Pullman's largest visual communications school is Washington State University. In 2010, Washington State University graduated approximately 72 students from its visual communications program.
A reported 72 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Pullman in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,297 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pullman visual communications schools was an average of $33,373 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $936 for visual communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,886 per year, on average, for room and board at Pullman-based visual communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many visual communications graduates choose to work as visual communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pullman, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 60 visual communications professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Pullman area. By the year 2018, the number of visual communications professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Pullman. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
As a visual communications professional in Pullman, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,680 per year. This is higher than the average salary for visual communications professionals in the state.