With an overall population of 59,734 and a student population of 2,936, approximately 2,691 of Anderson students attend one of Anderson's schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Anderson, by student population, is Anderson University. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Anderson University with credentials in communications.
A total of 22 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Anderson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,910 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,980 per year, on average, for room and board at Anderson-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,710.
If you plan on staying in Anderson after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Anderson, which is the most popular communications profession, are average. There were 3,240 communications professionals working in Indiana and 40 working in the greater Anderson area in 2010. Anderson's communications professional workforce is projected to 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 Anderson, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,080 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.