New Jersey contains eleven schools that offer multimedia design programs. The College of New Jersey, the highest-ranking multimedia design school in NJ, has a total student population of 6,980 and is the 75th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 multimedia design schools in New Jersey, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Anthem Institute-Parsippany comes out as the most expensive ($36,300/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Multimedia Design students from New Jersey 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 New Jersey alone, there are 6,260 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $50,850. Multimedia artists and animators in this state earn $59,380/yr and there are 540 employed.
Also, within the multimedia design schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from multimedia design, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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