Each year, an average of 34 students graduate from public relations schools in Louisiana. Louisiana has 1 public relations schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying public relations. Tuition at Louisiana's public relations schools is approximately $4,016 per year for a degree in public relations.
Located in Lafayette, University of Louisiana at Lafayette is the largest public relations school in Louisiana, based on student population. Approximately 34 students graduated with a public relations degree from University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2009, which is 100% of the total state public relations graduates for that year. If you decide to attend University of Louisiana at Lafayette, you can expect to pay approximately $4,016 per year to earn your degree in public relations.
A majority of those with a degree in public relations choose to become public relations professionals. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for public relations graduates in Louisiana is average. Approximately 380 public relations professionals are currently working in Louisiana. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 11%, or to 430 public relations professionals.
If you work as a public relations professional in Louisiana, your yearly salary can range from less than $42,290 to more than $98,233. The median salary for public relations professionals in Louisiana is $64,740 per year.