Visual Communications in Wyoming

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Schools Offering Visual Communications Programs in Wyoming


Each year, approximately 0.4% of Wyoming graduates receive degrees in visual communications. In other words, every year an estimated 50 visual communications professionals graduate from Wyoming's 3 visual communications schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wyoming with a visual communications program is Central Wyoming College, which is located in Riverton. In 2010, it was ranked 80th nationwide. In 2010, Central Wyoming College graduated no students from its visual communications program. Students at Central Wyoming College paid $2,136 per year in tuition fees.

Northwest College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a visual communications program. It is located in Powell. In 2010, 42 students graduated from Northwest College visual communications program. Northwest College charged in-state students $2,246 in tuition fees per year.

Laramie County Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Wyoming that has a visual communications program. It is located in Cheyenne. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Laramie County Community College visual communications program. Students at Laramie County Community College paid $2,472 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Tuition at Wyoming's visual communications schools ranges from $2,472 per year to $2,136 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,285 per year. In 2010, the visual communications schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Wyoming were:

  1. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year
  2. Northwest College - located in Powell, students are charged $2,246 per year
  3. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year

The visual communications schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Wyoming were:

  1. Central Wyoming College - located in Riverton, students are charged $2,136 per year
  2. Northwest College - located in Powell, students are charged $2,246 per year
  3. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year

A visual communications degree from a Wyoming school... what next?

In Wyoming, the largest numbers of visual communications professional work in the following counties:

  1. Lincoln County - 70 visual communications professionals
  2. Laramie County - 50 visual communications professionals
  3. Campbell County - 30 visual communications professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 410 visual communications professionals will be working in Wyoming state. This would require the number of visual communications professionals to grow by 12%.

Salary

On average, visual communications professionals earn $38,700 per year. In 2010, however, some Wyoming visual communications professional earned as little as less than $16,970 per year or as much as more than $64,860 per year. The following counties in Wyoming have the highest average salaries for visual communications professionals:

  1. Lincoln County - $40,440 per year
  2. Campbell County - $36,380 per year
  3. Laramie County - $35,160 per year

On average, visual communications professionals earn the least in the following Wyoming counties:

  1. Big Horn County - $26,990 per year
  2. Albany County - $32,920 per year
  3. Laramie County - $35,160 per year

The visual communications professionals with highest average salaries in Wyoming were:

  1. Audio Visual Technician - $41,630 per year
  2. Graphic Designer - $35,770 per year

On average, the lowest paid visual communications professionals in Wyoming were:

  1. Audio Visual Technician - $41,630 per year
  2. Graphic Designer - $35,770 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wyoming statistics regarding a career in visual communications and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as visual communications or art.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Visual Communications in Wyoming
  • Certificate in Visual Communications in Wyoming

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,992 miles from location Laramie County Community College Cheyenne WY 15.0278 n/a 4,905
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 Visual Communications gets you?

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Graphic Designers + 260 $35,770 30.0%
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Audio and Video Equipment Technicians + 40 $41,630 -20.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are visual communications related jobs in Wyoming