Gary has a general population of 102,746 and an overall student population of 13,677. Approximately 5,560 of Gary's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Gary, the largest communications school, by student population, is Indiana University-Northwest. In 2010, Indiana University-Northwest graduated approximately 1 students from its communications program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Gary in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Gary was $5,919 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for communications related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Gary, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 960 communications professionals in Indiana, 130 were working in the greater Gary area. The number of communications professionals in Gary is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Gary is $21,730 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.