Oskaloosa has a general population of 10,938 and an overall student population of 1,883. Approximately 1,883 of Oskaloosa's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Oskaloosa, the largest communications school, by student population, is William Penn University. In 2010, William Penn University graduated approximately 10 students from its communications program.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Oskaloosa in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,934 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,292 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,026.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Oskaloosa, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 930 communications professionals in Iowa, 240 were working in the greater Oskaloosa area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Oskaloosa will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Oskaloosa is $18,470 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.