Visual Communications Schools In Nevada

There are 5 accredited visual communications schools in Nevada for faculty who teach visual communications classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in visual communications in the state of Nevada, which encompasses visual communications training at the following levels:

  • Visual Communications Certificate
  • Associates degree in Visual Communications


Schools

  1. College of Southern Nevada

    6375 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89146-1164

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  2. Truckee Meadows Community College

    7000 Dandini Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

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  3. Western Nevada College

    2201 West College Parkway, Carson City, Nevada 89703-7399

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  4. ITT Technical Institute-Henderson

    168 N Gibson Rd, Henderson, Nevada 89014

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  5. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Las Vegas

    3825 W Cheyenne Ave Ste 600, North Las Vegas, Nevada 89032

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Visual Communications Employment

Nevada 3,810
National 270,000

Of all of the visual communications professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Nevada state.

Employment Growth for Visual communications professionals In Nevada

2,900 2,940 1,730 3,950 3,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Nevada, the field of visual communications is growing. In Nevada, 910 more visual communications professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Nevada, this field has grown by 31% in four years. This growth 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 Nevada

$40,523 $41,873 $40,770 $46,370 $53,170
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Visual Communications
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of visual communications professionals is growing, the salaries paid to visual communications professionals are increasing in Nevada. Visual communications professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $40,523 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $53,170 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Visual communications professionals in Nevada

10th percentile
$25,432
25th percentile
$31,672
50th percentile
$44,452
75th percentile
$60,662
90th percentile
$84,908

This represents a growth in salaries of 24%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Nevada state, within the field of visual communications, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid visual communications professionals earn 234% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Visual communications professionals and related professions in Nevada

Art
$51,484
Computer Animation
$55,060
Drafting
$56,508
Graphic Design
$47,300
Industrial Design
$59,550
Interior Design
$62,110
Visual Communications
$53,170
Web Design
$47,300

In Nevada, 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 Nevada

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total7

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited visual communications schools in Nevada is decreasing. In Nevada, there were 85 graduates in 2006. And there were 63 graduates from visual communications courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of visual communications school degree or certificate graduates in Nevada by 26%. Most of these graduates, or 71%, earned an associate's degree in visual communications.

Visual Communications Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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