Winchester, VA has twenty-four multimedia design schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. George Washington University, the highest ranked school in this group with a multimedia design program, has a total student population of 25,061. It is the 52nd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of District Of Columbia.
Multimedia Design students from Winchester 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.
Winchester lies in Winchester county, which is one of the 61 counties in Virginia. Overall, the Winchester-WV area has 52,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 5.0% unemployment rate, $18.82/hr average worker wage, and a $39,150 average annual salary.
Of the 24 multimedia design schools with a 100-mile radius of Winchester, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The Art Institute of Washington comes out as the most expensive ($42,518/yr) for multimedia design students, with Prince George's Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,203/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Winchester|
|Bel Air||MD||-||2||17.834||59||45.7 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||52.2 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||56.9 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||57.3 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||58.5 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||63.7 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||70.2 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||71.7 miles|