With an overall population of 128,821 and a student population of 21,562, approximately 6,398 of Orange students attend one of Orange's schools that offer public relations programs.
Chapman University is the largest public relations school in Orange, based on student population. Approximately 71 students graduated in 2010 from Chapman University with credentials in public relations.
In 2010, 76 students graduated with a public relations degree from one of Orange's public relations schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $36,764 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public relations related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Orange-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $12,832 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $41,472.
After graduating with your credentials in public relations, if you decide to work as a public relations professional in Orange, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,800 public relations professionals in California, 480 were working in the greater Orange area. Orange's public relations professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
As a public relations professional in Orange, 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.