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A per annum median tuition of $17,748 is charged by colleges and universities that offer online visual communications programs across the nation. Over the past few years, the median tuition has increased by 16%. In 2007, the median tuition was $15,300 each year at these online colleges and universities.
The range of tuition at online visual communications colleges from least to most affordable is shown in the following chart:
|Tuition Level||Number of Schools|
The most expensive colleges that have online visual communications programs require students to pay a yearly tuition of over $17,748. But, per annum tuition in the range of $3,354 to $7,793 is charged by the cheapest colleges and universities. The least costly accredited online visual communications schools are located in Arizona, Minnesota, and Ohio.
- Bachelor of Science in Information Technology – Multimedia and Visual Communications
- Associate of Science in Visual Communications
- Bachelor of Science in Visual Communications
- Bachelor in Visual Communications
- Associate of Arts and Science in Visual Communications
- Associate of Arts and Science in Visual Communications Technologies
- Associate of Applied Science in Visual Communications
- B.A. in Communications
- BA/Communication Studies
- Multimedia Technologies Associate’s – Digital Design and Animation
In 2011, these low tuition programs graduated approximately 37% of visual communications graduates from online colleges and universities in the nation. Therefore, of the 209,231 graduates in the nation, 78,307 are from the most inexpensive colleges and universities. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of visual communications graduates from the lowest cost online schools has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 28,433 graduates per year.
Other somewhat more expensive online visual communications colleges charge students tuition ranging from $13,474 to $13,921 yearly. Tuition in this range is charged by 5 of the 68 online colleges that offer visual communications programs in the country.
In 2011, 3.1%, or 6,533 of the country’s visual communications graduates received their credentials from these reasonably priced online programs. The number of graduates from these colleges and universities was only 2,534 students, a short 5 years earlier, in 2006.
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|1. Cuyahoga Community College District||Cleveland, Ohio||$3,354||$6,868|
|2. Century Community and Technical College||White Bear Lake, Minnesota||$4,377||$4,377|
|3. Arizona State University||Tempe, Arizona||$7,793||$20,257|
|4. Westwood College||Houston, Texas||$13,474||$13,474|
|5. Westwood College||Dallas, Texas||$13,474||$13,474|
|6. Westwood College||Los Angeles, California||$13,479||$13,479|
|7. Westwood College||Denver, Colorado||$13,921||$13,921|
|8. Westwood College||Woodridge, Illinois||$13,921||$13,921|
|9. Westwood College||Upland, California||$14,062||$14,062|
|10. Westwood College||Torrance, California||$14,062||$14,062|
|11. Westwood College||Arlington, Virginia||$14,320||$14,320|
|12. Ashford University||Clinton, Iowa||$15,720||$15,720|
|13. ITT Technical Institute||Louisville, Kentucky||$17,748||$17,748|
|14. ITT Technical Institute||Swartz Creek, Michigan||$17,748||$17,748|
|15. ITT Technical Institute||Columbia, South Carolina||$17,748||$17,748|
|16. ITT Technical Institute||Newburgh, Indiana||$17,748||$17,748|
|17. ITT Technical Institute||Owings Mills, Maryland||$17,748||$17,748|
|18. ITT Technical Institute||Omaha, Nebraska||$17,748||$17,748|
|19. ITT Technical Institute||Nashville, Tennessee||$17,748||$17,748|
|20. ITT Technical Institute||Fort Wayne, Indiana||$17,748||$17,748|