South Lake Tahoe, CA has twenty-four interactive media design schools within a 500-mile radius of its city center. Stanford University, the highest ranked school in this group with an interactive media design program, has a total student population of 18,498. It is the 3rd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Interactive Media Design students from South Lake Tahoe 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 24 interactive media design schools with a 500-mile radius of South Lake Tahoe, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Platt College-San Diego comes out as the most expensive ($34,413/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 South Lake Tahoe|
|Carson City||NV||54,870||1||8.29894||62||19.9 miles|
|Rancho Cordova||CA||65,274||3||17.1477||50||74.6 miles|
|West Sacramento||CA||50,542||1||29.8049||4||88.3 miles|
|Yuba City||CA||62,588||1||36.3939||5||89.1 miles|