Photography in Oklahoma

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Schools Offering Photography Programs in Oklahoma


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Oklahoma receive photography degrees every year. Thus, Oklahoma's 10 photography schools put out approximately 75 photographers each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a photography program is Oklahoma City University. Oklahoma City University, which was ranked 36th in the country in 2010, is located in Oklahoma City. In 2010, Oklahoma City University graduated 4 students from its photography program. Students at Oklahoma City University paid $25,760 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a photography program is Oklahoma School of Photography. Oklahoma School of Photography, which was ranked 60th in the country in 2010, is located in Oklahoma City. In 2010, Oklahoma School of Photography graduated 24 students from its photography program.

Tulsa Technology Center-Riverside Campus, which was ranked 60th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a photography program. It is located in Tulsa. In 2010, Tulsa Technology Center-Riverside Campus graduated 3 students from its photography programs. Students at Tulsa Technology Center-Riverside Campus paid $0 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Oklahoma's photography schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $3,654 per year, though tuition can range from $25,760 per year to $2,526 per year. The Oklahoma photography schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Oklahoma City University - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $25,760 per year
  2. University of Central Oklahoma - located in Edmond, students are charged $4,456 per year
  3. Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee - located in Okmulgee, students are charged $3,795 per year

The following Oklahoma photography schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Northern Oklahoma College - located in Tonkawa, students are charged $2,526 per year
  2. Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee - located in Okmulgee, students are charged $3,795 per year
  3. University of Central Oklahoma - located in Edmond, students are charged $4,456 per year

A photography degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?

A large number of Oklahoma photography graduates become photographers. If you decide to work as a photographer in Oklahoma, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 570 Oklahoma photographers as of 2010. The Oklahoma counties with the largest populations of photographers are:

  1. Canadian County - 250 photographers
  2. Creek County - 170 photographers
  3. Cherokee County - 40 photographers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of photographers in the state of Oklahoma will grow to 2,610. This would require a 28% growth in the profession.

Salary

On average, photographers earn $27,880 per year. However, this number is only an average. photographers in Oklahoma had varying salaries from $15,700 to $41,050 per year in 2010. The counties in Oklahoma with the highest average salary for a photographer are:

  1. Atoka County - $30,360 per year
  2. Canadian County - $29,550 per year
  3. Creek County - $28,580 per year

On average, photographers earns the least in the following Oklahoma counties:

  1. Cherokee County - $22,030 per year
  2. Adair County - $23,080 per year
  3. Creek County - $28,580 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Oklahoma statistics regarding a career in photography. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as photography or design.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Photography in Oklahoma
  • Bachelor's Degree in Photography in Oklahoma
  • Certificate in Photography in Oklahoma

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,645 miles from location University of Central Oklahoma Edmond OK 26.9395 57% 16,092
6,629 miles from location Northern Oklahoma College Tonkawa OK 15.0818 n/a 5,228
6,559 miles from location Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee Okmulgee OK 15.7212 n/a 4,129
6,649 miles from location Oklahoma City University Oklahoma City OK 63.5634 44% 3,829
6,554 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Lemley Campus Tulsa OK 33.5391 100% 1,393
6,559 miles from location Tulsa Technology Center-Riverside Campus Tulsa OK 37.153 100% 639
6,634 miles from location Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center Choctaw OK 23.6866 n/a 603
6,622 miles from location Meridian Technology Center Stillwater OK 28.3712 n/a 576
6,705 miles from location Great Plains Technology Center Lawton OK 35.6039 n/a 239
6,647 miles from location Oklahoma School of Photography Oklahoma City OK 39.8385 100% 37
 

Curious what studying Photography gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oklahoma

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Photographers + 570 $27,880 -9.5%
2
Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture + 220 $26,220 4.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are photography related jobs in Oklahoma