Connecticut contains five schools that offer multimedia programs. Quinnipiac University, the highest-ranking multimedia school in CT, has a total student population of 7,758 and is the 193rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 multimedia schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Naugatuck Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,596/yr.
Multimedia students from Connecticut schools who go on to become multimedia designers, audio engineers, graphic designers, video engineers, 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 Connecticut alone, there are 2,660 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $55,780. Multimedia artists and animators in this state earn $56,230/yr and there are 390 employed.
Also, within the multimedia schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from multimedia, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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