Allendale has a general population of 11,555 and an overall student population of 24,408. Approximately 24,408 of Allendale's students are enrolled in schools that offer advertising programs.
Allendale's largest advertising school is Grand Valley State University. In 2010, Grand Valley State University graduated approximately 155 students from its advertising program.
A total of 155 students graduated with credentials in advertising from advertising schools in Allendale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,480 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Allendale advertising schools was an average of $23,794 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a advertising program in Allendale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,478 per year, on average, for room and board at Allendale-based advertising schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,460.
After graduating with your credentials in advertising, if you decide to work as an advertiser in Allendale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,560 advertisers in Michigan, 80 were working in the greater Allendale area. The government projects that the number of advertisers in Allendale will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for advertisers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an advertiser in Allendale is $27,410 per year, which is lower than the average for advertisers state-wide.
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