Maine contains two schools that offer multimedia programs. Maine College of Art, the highest-ranking multimedia school in ME, has a total student population of 325 and is the 534th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 multimedia schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Maine College of Art comes out as the most expensive ($27,317/yr), with Southern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,233/yr.
Multimedia students from Maine 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 Maine alone, there are 610 employed graphic designers earning an average yearly salary of $39,280. Multimedia artists and animators in this state earn $48,030/yr and there are 50 employed.
Also, within the multimedia schools in Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from multimedia, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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