Rochester, NY (population: 205,236) has one interactive media design school within its city limits. Nazareth College has a total student population of 3,307. It is the 1502nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 133rd highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Interactive Media Design students from Rochester 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.
Rochester lies in Monroe county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Rochester area has 489,460 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $20.32/hr average worker wage, and a $42,270 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Nazareth College ends up costing a student $22,366/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Rochester|
|Niagara Falls||NY||50,692||1||24.6139||10||70.9 miles|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||74.7 miles|