Demorest has a total population of 1,465 and a student population of 2,811. Of these students, 2,811 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Piedmont College is the largest communications school in Demorest, based on student population. In 2010, Piedmont College graduated approximately 11 students from its communications program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Demorest in 2010. If you decide to attend a communications school in Demorest, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,000.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Demorest-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,700.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Demorest, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 8,090 communications professionals in Georgia. Of these communications professionals, 110 were working in the greater Demorest area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Demorest will increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Demorest is $38,890 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.