With an overall population of 8,172 and a student population of 2,519, approximately 2,519 of Decorah students attend one of Decorah's schools that offer communications programs.
Luther College is the largest communications school in Decorah, based on student population. In 2010, Luther College graduated approximately 27 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a communications degree in Decorah. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $32,290 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $910 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,380 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,730.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Decorah, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,060 communications professionals in Iowa, 120 were working in the greater Decorah area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Decorah. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Decorah, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,070 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.