With an overall population of 21,153 and a student population of 5,847, approximately 5,847 of Romeoville students attend one of Romeoville's schools that offer public relations programs.
The largest public relations school in Romeoville, by student population, is Lewis University. In 2010, Lewis University graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in public relations.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a public relations degree from one of Romeoville's public relations schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for public relations related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,890.
If you plan on staying in Romeoville after graduating from public relations school, you should know that job prospects for public relations professionals in Romeoville, which is the most popular public relations profession, are good. In 2010, of the 2,300 public relations professionals in Illinois, 2,190 were working in the greater Romeoville area. By the year 2018, the number of public relations professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Romeoville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public relations professional in Romeoville is $82,970 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for public relations professionals.