Grand Rapids is located in Kent county and has a population of 197,800.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in media schools in Grand Rapids during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $14,764.00. The average tuition was $15,393.00 for non-residents studying in Michigan.
Books and supplies for media schools in Grand Rapids cost an average of $950.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at media schools in Grand Rapids was $7,259.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,681.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are three media colleges in Grand Rapids from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Media programs in Grand Rapids reportedly graduated 13 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Multi-Media Artists and Animators||$72,100.00||40|
|Producers and Directors||$51,850.00||70|
|Music Directors and Composers||$48,740.00||30|
|Radio and Television Announcers||$36,270.00||70|
|Reporters and Correspondents||Not available||70|
|Public Relations Specialists||$46,420.00||400|
|Writers and Authors||$55,160.00||60|
|Interpreters and Translators||$45,380.00||60|
|Media and Communication Workers, All Other||$49,220.00||90|
|Audio and Video Equipment Technicians||$28,170.00||130|
|Broadcast Technicians||$30,810.00||Not available|
|Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture||$29,910.00||50|