New Haven, CT (population: 123,302) has one audio school within its city limits. Southern Connecticut State University has a total student population of 11,815. It is the 2617th highest ranked school in the USA and the 36th highest in the state of Connecticut (#1 is Wesleyan University).
Audio students from New Haven schools who go on to become audio professionals, audio production engineers, audio engineers, audio recording professionals, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 46,070 people working as audio and video equipment technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $42,450. Also, Sound engineering technicians make on average $53,940 per year and there are about 15,560 of them employed in the US today.
New Haven lies in New Haven county, which is one of the 8 counties in Connecticut. Overall, the New Haven area has 272,570 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $24/hr average worker wage, and a $49,380 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southern Connecticut State University ends up costing a student $10,305/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New Haven|
|North Haven||CT||-||1||35.1029||2||6.4 miles|
|Old Lyme||CT||-||1||63.6175||6||30.6 miles|
|East Hartford||CT||51,288||4||22.8181||50||34.8 miles|
|East Windsor||CT||-||1||6.26683||12||46.0 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||48.1 miles|