With an overall population of 3,589 and a student population of 1,435, approximately 1,435 of Barbourville students attend one of Barbourville's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Barbourville, the largest communications school, by student population, is Union College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Union College with credentials in communications.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Barbourville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Barbourville was $17,954 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Barbourville-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $5,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Barbourville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 910 communications professionals working in Kentucky and 150 working in the greater Barbourville area in 2010. Barbourville's communications professional workforce is projected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Barbourville, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,260 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.