Upland has a total population of 3,803 and a student population of 2,559. Of these students, 2,559 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Upland, by student population, is Taylor University. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Communications program at Taylor University.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a communications degree in Upland. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,396 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,708 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Upland after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Upland, which is the most popular communications profession, are average. There were 3,240 communications professionals working in Indiana and 90 working in the greater Upland area in 2010. Upland's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Upland is $33,440 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.