Park Forest has a general population of 23,462 and an overall student population of 5,674. Approximately 5,674 of Park Forest's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Park Forest, the largest communications school, by student population, is Governors State University. In 2010, Governors State University graduated approximately 32 students from its communications program.
A total of 64 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Park Forest in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Park Forest, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 6,950 communications professionals in Illinois, 5,160 were working in the greater Park Forest area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Park Forest will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Park Forest, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.