Photography in Wyoming

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Schools Offering Photography Programs in Wyoming


Each year, roughly 0.3% of Wyoming students graduate with degrees in photography. That means an estimated 36 photographers graduate from Wyoming's 3 photography schools each year.

Top Schools

Central Wyoming College, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Wyoming that has a photography program. It is located in Riverton. no students graduated with a degree in photography from Central Wyoming College in 2010. Central Wyoming College charged in-state students $2,136 in tuition fees per year.

Casper College, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a photography program. It is located in Casper. In 2010, Casper College graduated 3 students from its photography program. Tuition at Casper College was $1,848 per year.

The third-ranked school in Wyoming with a photography program is Northwest College, which is located in Powell. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. In 2010, Northwest College graduated 30 students from its photography programs. Northwest College charged in-state students $2,246 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Wyoming photography school, average tuition will be $2,077 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,848 per year to $2,246 per year. In 2010, the following Wyoming photography schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Northwest College - located in Powell, students are charged $2,246 per year
  2. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year
  3. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Wyoming photography schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year
  2. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year
  3. Northwest College - located in Powell, students are charged $2,246 per year

A photography degree from a Wyoming school... what next?

A large number of Wyoming photography graduates become photographers. If you decide to work as a photographer in Wyoming, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 90 Wyoming photographers as of 2010. The largest populations of Wyoming photographers are working in the following counties:

  1. Natrona County - 40 photographers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of photographers is expected to grow by 5% by 2018. There are projected to be 340 photographers working in the Wyoming then.

Salary

On average, photographers earn $34,810 per year. However, Wyoming photographers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $16,130 per year to more than $40,830 per year in 2010. A photographer in the following Wyoming counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Natrona County - $26,700 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Wyoming 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 Wyoming
  • Certificate in Photography in Wyoming

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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
7,048 miles from location Casper College Casper WY 19.9409 n/a 4,478
7,149 miles from location Central Wyoming College Riverton WY 20.2082 n/a 2,330
7,138 miles from location Northwest College Powell WY 19.1349 n/a 2,099
 

Curious what studying Photography gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Photographers + 90 $34,810 -25.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are photography related jobs in Wyoming