Rhode Island contains three schools that offer multimedia design programs. Rhode Island School of Design, the highest-ranking multimedia design school in RI, has a total student population of 2,360 and is the 85th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 multimedia design schools in Rhode Island, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhode Island School of Design comes out as the most expensive ($35,991/yr), with Rhode Island College as the lowest recorded at only $7,178/yr.
Multimedia Design students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 620 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $51,170. Multimedia artists and animators in this state earn $43,740/yr and there are employed.
Also, within the multimedia design schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from multimedia design, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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