Visalia, CA (population: 127,444) has one interactive media design school within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Fresno Pacific University has a total student population of 2,668. It is the 326th highest ranked school in the USA and the 24th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles).
Interactive Media Design students from Visalia 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.
Visalia lies in Tulare county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. Overall, the Visalia-Porterville area has 131,930 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 4% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,760 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Fresno Pacific University ends up costing a student $17,068/yr.
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