Advertising in Virginia

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Schools Offering Advertising Programs in Virginia


Around 0.0% of Virginia's graduates graduate from advertising degree programs every year. That means an estimated 36 advertisers graduate from Virginia's 4 advertising schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Virginia with a advertising program is Hampton University, which is located in Hampton. In 2010, it was ranked 76th nationwide. In 2010, 26 students graduated from Hampton University's advertising program. Students at Hampton University paid $18,074 per year in tuition fees.

The Art Institute of Washington, which was ranked 79th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Virginia that has a advertising program. It is located in Arlington. 10 students graduated with degree in advertising from The Art Institute of Washington in 2010. The tuition rate at The Art Institute of Washington was $17,496 per year.

The third-largest advertising school in Virginia is The Art Institute of Washington-Northern Virginia, which is located in Gainesville. The Art Institute of Washington-Northern Virginia charged in-state students 17571 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Virginia advertising school, average tuition will be $17,714 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $17,496 per year to $18,074 per year. In 2010, the advertising schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Virginia were:

  1. Hampton University - located in Hampton, students are charged $18,074 per year
  2. The Art Institute of Washington-Northern Virginia - located in Sterling, students are charged $17,571 per year
  3. The Art Institute of Washington - located in Arlington, students are charged $17,496 per year

The advertising schools in Virginia that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. The Art Institute of Washington - located in Arlington, students are charged $17,496 per year
  2. The Art Institute of Washington-Northern Virginia - located in Sterling, students are charged $17,571 per year
  3. Hampton University - located in Hampton, students are charged $18,074 per year

An advertising degree from a Virginia school... what next?

Most people who graduate from advertising school in Virginia go on to work as an advertiser. Virginia had 2,740 advertisers in 2010. The Virginia counties with the largest populations of advertisers are:

  1. Caroline County - 510 advertisers
  2. Chesapeake County - 490 advertisers
  3. Botetourt County - 160 advertisers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of advertisers is expected to grow by 20% by 2018. There are projected to be 3,900 advertisers working in the Virginia then.

Salary

On average, advertisers earn $56,570 per year. However, this number is only an average. advertisers in Virginia had varying salaries from $16,610 to $101,300 per year in 2010. On average an advertiser earns the most in the following Virginia counties:

  1. Caroline County - $61,920 per year
  2. Chesapeake County - $48,350 per year
  3. Botetourt County - $44,340 per year

On average, advertisers earns the least in the following Virginia counties:

  1. Giles County - $27,200 per year
  2. Buchanan County - $34,350 per year
  3. Amherst County - $35,160 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Virginia statistics regarding a career in advertising and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business administration or small business.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Advertising in Virginia

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,460 miles from location The Art Institute of Virginia Beach Virginia Beach VA n/a n/a n/a
5,474 miles from location Hampton University Hampton VA 23.6588 n/a 5,402
5,531 miles from location The Art Institute of Washington Arlington VA 21.1579 94% 2,151
5,552 miles from location The Art Institute of Washington-Northern Virginia Sterling VA n/a n/a 42
 

Curious what studying Advertising gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Advertising Sales Agents + 2,740 $56,570 -10.5%
2
Writers and Authors + 1,410 $61,600 3.7%
3
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers + 1,400 $133,590 55.6%
4
Advertising and Promotions Managers + 370 $96,580 -36.2%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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