Schaumburg has a general population of 75,386 and an overall student population of 1,420. Approximately 1,420 of Schaumburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
Of the 1 public relations schools in Schaumburg, the largest public relations school, by student population, is The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Public Relations program at The Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in public relations in Schaumburg in 2010. In 2009 tuition at public relations schools in Schaumburg was $22,662 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,100 for public relations related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Schaumburg-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $7,680 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,587.
If you plan on staying in Schaumburg after graduating from public relations school, you should know that job prospects for public relations professionals in Schaumburg, 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 Schaumburg area. By the year 2018, the number of public relations professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Schaumburg. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
As a public relations professional in Schaumburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $82,970 per year. This is higher than the average salary for public relations professionals in the state.