Poughkeepsie has a population of 29,871 and is located in Dutchess county.
Media schools in Poughkeepsie charged students an average tuition of $23,446.00 if they were New York residents, and $24,413.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for media schools in Poughkeepsie cost an average of $1,145.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at media schools in Poughkeepsie was $10,297.00. The average cost for students living at home was $2,570.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two media colleges in Poughkeepsie from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 71 students were reported to have graduated from media programs in Poughkeepsie in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Producers and Directors||$61,040.00||90|
|Music Directors and Composers||$35,380.00||100|
|Radio and Television Announcers||$34,210.00||80|
|Public Relations Specialists||$57,380.00||260|
|Writers and Authors||$74,500.00||50|
|Interpreters and Translators||$36,980.00||30|