Peoria has a total population of 112,936 and a student population of 20,393. Of these students, 5,800 are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
Of the 1 public relations schools in Peoria, the largest public relations school, by student population, is Bradley University. In 2010, Bradley University graduated approximately 39 students with credentials in public relations.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with a public relations degree from one of Peoria's public relations schools. If you decide to attend a public relations school in Peoria, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,224.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public relations related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many public relations graduates choose to work as public relations professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Peoria, your job prospects are good. The number of public relations professionals in Peoria is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.