San Diego has a total population of 1,223,400 and a student population of 155,074. Of these students, 46,835 are enrolled in schools that offer advertising programs.
Of the 1 advertising schools in San Diego, the largest advertising school, by student population, is Ashford University. Approximately 15 students graduated in 2010 from Ashford University with credentials in advertising.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in advertising in San Diego in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,270 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for advertising related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $19,020.
Many advertising graduates choose to work as advertisers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Diego, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 advertisers in California were working in the greater San Diego area. The government projects that the number of advertisers in San Diego will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for advertisers.
As an advertiser in San Diego, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,850 per year. This is higher than the average salary for advertisers in the state.
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