Vermont contains three schools that offer game design programs. Lyndon State College, the highest-ranking game design school in VT, has a total student population of 1,521 and is the 642nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 game design schools in Vermont, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Champlain College comes out as the most expensive ($28,857/yr), with Community College of Vermont as the lowest recorded at only $9,112/yr.
Game Design students from Vermont schools who go on to become video game engineers, game designers, video game designers, game developers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 495,500 people working as computer software engineers, applications alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $90,170. Also, Computer software engineers, systems software make on average $96,620 per year and there are about 385,200 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Vermont alone, there are 600 employed computer software engineers, systems software earning an average yearly salary of $83,950. Computer software engineers, applications in this state earn $74,560/yr and there are 790 employed.
Also, within the game design schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from game design, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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