With an overall population of 15,823 and a student population of 5,624, approximately 5,610 of Willimantic students attend one of Willimantic's schools that offer communications programs.
Willimantic's largest communications school is Eastern Connecticut State University. In 2010, Eastern Connecticut State University graduated approximately 82 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Willimantic's communications schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,805 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Willimantic communications schools was an average of $29,246 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,412 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Willimantic. And if you live on campus at one of the Willimantic-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $9,580 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,469.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Willimantic, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Willimantic. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.