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2023 Design and Visual Communications Cost

There are about 23,326 students enrolled in Design and Visual Communications in the USA.

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Design and visual communications is the 159th most expensive degree in the US, with a median cost of $33,080 among the top 50 programs (just ahead of #160, Japanese Language and Literature, with a median cost of $32,996).

The Mid East has the most expensive schools with top 50 design and visual communications programs led by Syracuse University with an annual cost of $52,210. Illinois is the most expensive state for design and visual communications led by Loyola University Chicago.

Public schools with good programs by and large charge 73.67% less than private schools for in-state students. However, when looking at out-of-state tuition, the median top 50 Public school charges 37.13% less than the median private school. So, if you're looking into studying at a state school, make sure you're eligible for in-state tuition as soon as possible.

The most expensive option in the top 25 is Carnegie Mellon University, which is the 42nd most expensive college in the United States. The most affordable option in the top 100 is Brigham Young University-Provo. It costs just $5,790 per year, and it is ranked 9th for its design and visual communications program. Another more affordable option would be #24, Farmingdale State College in Suffolk County, NY with a cost of $7,070 for in-state students and $16,980 for out-of-state students.

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