Sioux Center has a total population of 6,002 and a student population of 1,322. Of these students, 1,322 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Sioux Center, by student population, is Dordt College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Dordt College with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a communications degree in Sioux Center. If you decide to attend a communications school in Sioux Center, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,080.
You should also anticipate spending about $910 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sioux Center-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sioux Center, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,060 communications professionals working in Iowa and 280 working in the greater Sioux Center area in 2010. The number of communications professionals in Sioux Center is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Sioux Center is $34,990 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.