Colorado contains eight schools that offer multimedia design programs. University of Denver, the highest-ranking multimedia design school in CO, has a total student population of 11,644 and is the 148th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 multimedia design schools in Colorado, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Colorado comes out as the most expensive ($38,252/yr), with National American University-Colorado Springs as the lowest recorded at only $9,814/yr.
Multimedia Design students from Colorado schools who go on to become multimedia designers, interactive media designers, media designers, digital media designers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,800 people working as multimedia artists and animators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,810. Also, Graphic designers make on average $47,820 per year and there are about 200,870 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Colorado alone, there are 3,610 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $45,100. Multimedia artists and animators in this state earn $53,870/yr and there are 260 employed.
Also, within the multimedia design schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from multimedia design, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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