Moscow has a total population of 21,291 and a student population of 12,175. Of these students, 11,957 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Moscow, the largest communications school, by student population, is University of Idaho. In 2010, University of Idaho graduated approximately 33 students from its communications program.
A total of 34 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Moscow in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Moscow's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,480 per year in instate tuition and $28,560 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,474 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board at Moscow-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Moscow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 870 communications professionals in Idaho. Of these communications professionals, 40 were working in the greater Moscow area. Moscow's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Moscow is $31,200 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.