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Graphic Communications Schools in Washington

162 students earned Graphic Communication degrees in Washington in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Graphic Communications is the 115th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Graphic Communications Majors in Washington

Graphic Communication majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 76
Bachelor’s Degree 74
Master’s Degree 7
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 5
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 5

Gender Distribution

In Washington, a graphic communication major is more popular with women than with men.

Graphic Communications Majors in WA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of graphic communication majors in Washington is as follows:

  • Asian: 8.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.9%
  • White: 48.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.8%
  • Other Races: 25.3%
Graphic Communications Majors in WA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Graphic Communications Grads in Washington

5,580 people in the state and 426,290 in the nation are employed in jobs related to graphic communication.

Graphic Communications Jobs Nationwide vs. WA

Wages for Graphic Communications Jobs in Washington

Graphic Communication grads earn an average of $42,060 in the state and $38,470 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 11 colleges in Washington that offer graphic communication degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

70 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
970 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.50% which is lower than average. 71% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 50%.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

37% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 97%.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,905 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,859. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. 100% of the teachers are full time.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,263 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,700 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Whatcom Community College will pay a net price of $6,802. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,949 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 65% get financial aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.10%.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
147 Total Students

28 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 5.50% which is lower than average. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid.

#7

Highline College

Des Moines
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,530 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 48% get financial aid. 100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,200 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,802 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. 58% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Bellevue College

Bellevue
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,226 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.40%. 41% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 99%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,456 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,293. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $26,300 a year. 17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#8

Olympic College

Bremerton
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,620 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, OC grads earn an average salary of $26,600. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 47% of students receive it.

Graphic Communications Careers in WA

Some of the careers graphic communication majors go into include:

Job Title WA Job Growth WA Median Salary
Multimedia Artists and Animators 43% $90,540
Desktop Publishers 12% $41,750
Etchers and Engravers 11% $36,910
Prepress Technicians -17% $39,490

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to graphic communication.

Major Annual Graduates in WA
Audiovisual Communications 136

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