With an overall population of 108,724 and a student population of 27,906, approximately 25,316 of Costa Mesa students attend one of Costa Mesa's schools that offer public relations programs.
Orange Coast College is the largest public relations school in Costa Mesa, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Orange Coast College with credentials in public relations.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in public relations from public relations schools in Costa Mesa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at public relations schools in Costa Mesa was $686 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public relations program in Costa Mesa.
If you plan on staying in Costa Mesa after graduating from public relations school, you should know that job prospects for public relations professionals in Costa Mesa, which is the most popular public relations profession, are average. In 2010, of the 6,800 public relations professionals in California, 480 were working in the greater Costa Mesa area. The number of public relations professionals in Costa Mesa is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
As a public relations professional in Costa Mesa, you can expect to make an average salary of $105,630 per year. This is higher than the average salary for public relations professionals in the state.