With an overall population of 5,373 and a student population of 2,099, approximately 2,099 of Powell students attend one of Powell's schools that offer visual communications programs.
Powell's largest visual communications school is Northwest College. In 2010, Northwest College graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in visual communications.
A reported 45 students graduated with credentials in visual communications in Powell in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,851 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Powell visual communications schools was an average of $13,115 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for visual communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,916 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 Powell after graduating from visual communications school, you should know that job prospects for visual communications professionals in Powell, which is the most popular visual communications profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 visual communications professionals in Wyoming were working in the greater Powell area. The government projects that the number of visual communications professionals in Powell will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Powell is $22,520 per year, which is lower than the average for visual communications professionals state-wide.