Peoria has a total population of 112,936 and a student population of 20,393. Of these students, 5,800 are enrolled in schools that offer advertising programs.
The largest advertising school in Peoria, by student population, is Bradley University. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from Bradley University with credentials in advertising.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with an advertising degree in Peoria. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,224 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a advertising program in Peoria. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an advertiser in Peoria, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,950 advertisers in Illinois, 380 were working in the greater Peoria area. The government projects that the number of advertisers in Peoria will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for advertisers.
As an advertiser in Peoria, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,380 per year. This is lower than the average salary for advertisers in the state.