Visual Communications Schools In Kentucky

There are 8 accredited visual communications schools in Kentucky for faculty who teach visual communications classes to choose from. The trends in Kentucky's visual communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in visual communications includes visual communications training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Visual Communications
  • Bachelors degree in Visual Communications


Schools

  1. Brescia University

    717 Frederica St, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301-3023

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  2. Kentucky Wesleyan College

    3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, Kentucky 42301

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  3. Northern Kentucky University

    Nunn Drive, Highland Heights, Kentucky 41099

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  4. Saint Catharine College

    2735 Bardstown Rd, Saint Catharine, Kentucky 40061

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  5. Transylvania University

    300 N Broadway, Lexington, Kentucky 40508-1797

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  6. Western Kentucky University

    1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101-1000

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  7. ITT Technical Institute-Louisville

    9500 Ormsby Station Road, Suite 100, Louisville, Kentucky 40223

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  8. ITT Technical Institute-Lexington

    2473 Fortune Dr - Suite 180, Lexington, Kentucky 40509

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kentucky Vs. National Visual Communications Employment

Kentucky 1,970
National 270,000

Approximately 1% of the country's visual communications professionals work in Kentucky state.

Employment Growth for Visual communications professionals In Kentucky

2,110 2,320 2,350 2,300 1,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Visual Communications is a shrinking field in Kentucky. 140 less visual communications professionals were working in Kentucky in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of visual communications has shrunk by 7% in Kentucky. This decline is faster than the change in the number of visual communications professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of visual communications professionals has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Visual Communications VS. All Professions salaries in Kentucky

$35,565 $37,863 $38,848 $36,398 $36,645
$39,791 $41,432 $43,385 $44,191 $44,977
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Kentucky, as the number of visual communications professionals is declining, the salaries earned by visual communications professionals are increasing. The mean salary for visual communications professionals in 2006 was $35,565 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $36,645 per year.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Kentucky

10th percentile
$18,322
25th percentile
$22,860
50th percentile
$35,395
75th percentile
$44,252
90th percentile
$59,330

Thus, visual communications professionals' salaries grew by 3% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Kentucky, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of visual communications. The pay differential between the highest paid visual communications professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 224%

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Kentucky

Art
$50,300
Computer Animation
$55,970
Drafting
$44,440
Graphic Design
$38,090
Industrial Design
$56,670
Interior Design
$37,610
Visual Communications
$36,645
Web Design
$38,090

In Kentucky, visual communications professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Visual Communications programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kentucky

associate
2
bachelor
7
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

As the number of visual communications professionals is decreasing in Kentucky state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited visual communications schools in Kentucky state is decreasing. In Kentucky, there were 94 graduates in 2006. And there were 45 graduates from visual communications courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 52% percent decrease in the number of visual communications school degree or certificate graduates in Kentucky. A majority of these graduates, or 78%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in visual communications.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Kentucky

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of visual communications faculty in Kentucky, growth in the field of visual communications academia and faculty salaries in Kentucky. If you are involved in teaching visual communications courses to students at the associates degree in visual communications, and bachelors degree in visual communications levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future visual communications faculty in Kentucky. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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