Riverside has a total population of 255,166 and a student population of 63,981. Of these students, 4,103 are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
California Baptist University is the largest public relations school in Riverside, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Public Relations program at California Baptist University.
In 2009 tuition at public relations schools in Riverside was $23,266 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public relations program in Riverside. And if you live on campus at one of the Riverside-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $8,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many public relations graduates choose to work as public relations professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Riverside, your job prospects are average. There were 6,800 public relations professionals working in California and 250 working in the greater Riverside area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of public relations professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Riverside. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
As a public relations professional in Riverside, you can expect to make an average salary of $87,430 per year. This is lower than the average salary for public relations professionals in the state.