With an overall population of 11,635 and a student population of 8,958, approximately 3,909 of River Forest students attend one of River Forest's schools that offer advertising programs.
Of the 1 advertising schools in River Forest, the largest advertising school, by student population, is Dominican University. In 2010, Dominican University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in advertising.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in advertising in River Forest in 2010. If you decide to attend a advertising school in River Forest, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,700.
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 River Forest. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,575.
Many advertising graduates choose to work as advertisers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in River Forest, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 6,950 advertisers in Illinois. Of these advertisers, 5,160 were working in the greater River Forest area. By the year 2018, the number of advertisers is expected to increase by 9% in River Forest. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for advertisers.
As an advertiser in River Forest, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for advertisers in the state.