Suffern has a total population of 11,006 and a student population of 7,305. Of these students, 7,283 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Suffern, by student population, is Rockland Community College. In 2010, Rockland Community College graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Suffern's communications schools. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Suffern was $3,549 per year, on average.
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 communications program in Suffern.
If you plan on staying in Suffern after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Suffern, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. There were 28,860 communications professionals working in New York and 20,550 working in the greater Suffern area in 2010. The number of communications professionals in Suffern is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Suffern is $61,320 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.