Lancaster, CA (population: 151,452) has eight interactive media design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Southern California, the highest ranked school in this group with an interactive media design program, has a total student population of 34,824. It is the 10th highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about interactive media design programs in Lancaster, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of interactive media design professors at University of Southern California such as Sherin Guirguis.
Interactive Media Design students from Lancaster schools who go on to become interactive media designers, media designers, multimedia designers, digital media designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Graphic designers make on average $47,820 per year and there are about 200,870 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 8 interactive media design schools with a 100-mile radius of Lancaster, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Harvey Mudd College comes out as the most expensive ($29,667/yr) for interactive media design students, with California State University-Dominguez Hills as the lowest, reported at only $2,451/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Lancaster|
|Canyon Country||CA||-||1||21.1219||9||24.8 miles|
|Santa Clarita||CA||171,722||2||23.9284||128||27.0 miles|
|Panorama City||CA||-||2||25.093||11||35.0 miles|
|Los Angeles||CA||3,878,715||57||23.6333||1,355||42.2 miles|
|Woodland Hills||CA||-||1||17.7823||121||43.5 miles|
|Simi Valley||CA||121,990||0||-||0||44.1 miles|
|East Los Angeles||CA||135,682||0||-||0||45.7 miles|
|West Covina||CA||106,032||5||23.6693||37||46.9 miles|
|La Verne||CA||-||1||61.7321||71||47.1 miles|
|Culver City||CA||-||2||5.62439||79||47.9 miles|
|Hacienda Heights||CA||52,748||0||-||0||49.2 miles|
|Santa Monica||CA||89,350||5||12.7862||74||50.3 miles|
|Diamond Bar||CA||57,662||0||-||0||52.2 miles|
|Rancho Cucamonga||CA||176,424||3||21.593||139||52.6 miles|