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Visual Communications Schools in Connecticut

There are 11 schools in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications programs. In 2010, 152 students graduated with degrees from Connecticut visual communications schools. 81 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 53 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 171 students graduate from visual communications programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from visual communications programs. Specifically, 16 students graduated with visual communications certificates, 81 with an associate's level degree, 53 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and two with a degree at the master's level.

11 visual communications schools are in this state. And of these, while seven schools are public, four schools are private. While public visual communications school tuition is $7,861, tuition at a private visual communications school varies from $15,960 to $30,750.

Average tuition for programs in visual communications is $19,746. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,861 per year, is at Central Connecticut State University, while the highest tuition for visual communications programs, which is $30,750 every year, is at the University of New Haven.

Schools in Connecticut offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing visual communications.

Visual Communications Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

On average, 171 students graduate from visual communications programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from visual communications programs. Specifically, 16 students graduated with visual communications certificates, 81 with an associate's level degree, 53 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and two with a degree at the master's level.

Visual Communications Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 22
  • Certificate 2007: 18
  • Certificate 2008: 34
  • Certificate 2009: 12
  • Certificate 2010: 16
  • Associate 2006: 189
  • Associate 2007: 137
  • Associate 2008: 100
  • Associate 2009: 139
  • Associate 2010: 81
  • Bachelor 2006: 74
  • Bachelor 2007: 57
  • Bachelor 2008: 57
  • Bachelor 2009: 34
  • Bachelor 2010: 53
  • Master 2006: 3
  • Master 2007: 1
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 1
  • Master 2010: 2

Visual Communications Program Availability in Connecticut

Schools in this state offer a total of 19 visual communications programs. Of these programs, approximately 42.1% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level, the bachelors level, and the masters level.

Visual Communications Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 1

Film and Video Editors — Salary by Percentile

Film and Video Editors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31080
  • 25th Percentile: 36250
  • Median: 42960
  • 75th Percentile: 62770
  • 90th Percentile: 96210

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29670
  • 25th Percentile: 39990
  • Median: 55210
  • 75th Percentile: 81260
  • 90th Percentile: 106380

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32070
  • 25th Percentile: 36560
  • Median: 54470
  • 75th Percentile: 73270
  • 90th Percentile: 100580

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

Graphic Designers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31430
  • 25th Percentile: 38400
  • Median: 52780
  • 75th Percentile: 70050
  • 90th Percentile: 91930

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46360
  • Median Salary 2007: 45980
  • Median Salary 2008: 50940
  • Median Salary 2009: 50160
  • Median Salary 2010: 55210
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 380
  • Total Employed 2008: 410
  • Total Employed 2009: 390
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Film and Video Editors — Employment Trend

Film and Video Editors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30580
  • Median Salary 2007: 31580
  • Median Salary 2008: 32510
  • Median Salary 2009: 32940
  • Median Salary 2010: 42960
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 300
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58100
  • Median Salary 2007: 46820
  • Median Salary 2008: 48340
  • Median Salary 2009: 48670
  • Median Salary 2010: 54470
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

Graphic Designers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43590
  • Median Salary 2007: 46580
  • Median Salary 2008: 48950
  • Median Salary 2009: 51410
  • Median Salary 2010: 52780
  • Total Employed 2006: 2650
  • Total Employed 2007: 2680
  • Total Employed 2008: 2980
  • Total Employed 2009: 2660
  • Total Employed 2010: 2520

Connecticut vs National Visual Communications Employment

Connecticut vs National Visual Communications Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.261% (3140)

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1. Asnuntuck Community College

170 Elm St
Enfield, CT 6082
(860) 253-3000

Asnuntuck Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1969. It is in the suburbs of Enfield, Connecticut. This community college offers subjects such as administrative assistant and secretarial science, bookkeeping, and mental health. This college offers 12 certificates and 14 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 1,836 students pursued degrees from the 16 programs at this community college. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits it. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut.

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2. Manchester Community College

Great Path
Manchester, CT 6040
(860) 512-3000

Manchester Community College is located in the suburbs of Manchester, Connecticut. This college offers two programs in visual communications. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in visual communications by this college and one visual communications degree at the associate's level. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications.

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3. Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Park Pl E
Winsted, CT 6098
(860) 738-6300

Northwestern Connecticut Community College is located in Winsted, CT and it offers one program in visual communications. It is one of 13 community colleges in Connecticut. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering programs in visual communications.

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4. Tunxis Community College

271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington, CT 06032-3187
(860) 255-3500

Tunxis Community College is in the suburbs of Farmington, Connecticut. It offers two visual communications programs. Specifically, this community college offers students one certificate in visual communications and one associate's level visual communications degree. 4,666 students seek degrees in 33 programs at this community college, overall. In terms of programs, it is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications.

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5. The Paier College of Art Inc

20 Gorham Ave
Hamden, CT 06514-3902
(203) 287-3031

The Paier College of Art Inc is located in the suburbs of Hamden, Connecticut. It offers two visual communications programs. Specifically, this school offers one certificate in visual communications to students and one visual communications degree at the bachelor's level. Overall, 223 students seek degrees in nine programs at Paier. This school ranks tenth in terms of enrollment in the state of Connecticut.

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6. Housatonic Community College

900 Lafayette Blvd
Bridgeport, CT 06604-4704
(203) 332-5000

Housatonic Community College, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Bridgeport, CT. It offers two visual communications programs. Out of those, this college offers students one visual communications certificate and one associate's level visual communications degree. 6,197 students seek degrees in 31 programs at this community college, overall. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications programs.

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7. The Sanford-Brown College - Farmington

270 Farmington Ave- Suite 245
Farmington, CT 6032
(860) 470-0116

The Sanford-Brown College-Farmington is located in the suburbs of Farmington, Connecticut. It offers two programs in visual communications. Out of those, it offers students one visual communications certificate and one degree at the associate's level in visual communications. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

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8. Mitchell College

437 Pequot Avenue
New London, CT 6320
(860) 701-5000

Mitchell College, which is near the center of the city, is located in New London, CT and Mitchell offers one visual communications program. Overall, 992 students seek degrees in 28 programs at this liberal arts college. This school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications.

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9. Norwalk Community College

188 Richards Avenue
Norwalk, CT 6854
(203) 857-7060

Norwalk Community College offers two visual communications programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in visual communications to students and one degree at the associate's level in visual communications. This community college is 2.5 miles from the center of the city. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications programs.

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10. The University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 6516
(203) 932-7000

The University of New Haven is located in the suburbs of West Haven, Connecticut. UNH offers two programs in visual communications. Out of those, this school offers one associate's level degree in visual communications to students and one bachelor's level degree in visual communications. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications programs.

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11. Three Rivers Community College

574 New London Turnpike
Norwich, CT 6360
(860) 886-0177

Three Rivers Community College offers one visual communications program and this college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Norwich, CT. Overall, 5,161 students pursue degrees in 59 programs at this community college. In terms of programs, this college is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications.

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12. Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 6050
(860) 832-3200

Central Connecticut State University offers two visual communications programs. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in visual communications by this school and one master's level degree in visual communications. It is located in the suburbs of New Britain, Connecticut. This school is one of 33 public post-secondary institutions in Connecticut. It is the oldest institution in the state of Connecticut offering visual communications programs.