With an overall population of 102,313 and a student population of 17,179, approximately 6,638 of Green Bay students attend one of Green Bay's schools that offer visual communications programs.
The largest visual communications school in Green Bay, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Visual Communications program at University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a visual communications degree from one of Green Bay's visual communications schools. Tuition in 2009 at Green Bay's visual communications schools was $15,034 per year for instate students and $22,607 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for visual communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,894.
If you plan on staying in Green Bay after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Green Bay, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,580 visual communications professionals in Wisconsin, 330 were working in the greater Green Bay area. Green Bay's visual communications professional workforce is projected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for visual communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a visual communications professional in Green Bay is $35,890 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for visual communications professionals.