Chicago Heights has a general population of 32,776 and an overall student population of 5,854. Approximately 5,854 of Chicago Heights's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Prairie State College is the largest communications school in Chicago Heights, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Prairie State College with credentials in communications.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in communications in Chicago Heights in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Chicago Heights was $2,228 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,360 for communications related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Chicago Heights, your job prospects are average. There were 6,950 communications professionals working in Illinois and 5,160 working in the greater Chicago Heights area in 2010. Chicago Heights's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% 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 Chicago Heights is $71,080 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.