With an overall population of 3,161 and a student population of 3,754, approximately 3,754 of West Burlington students attend one of West Burlington's schools that offer communications programs.
Southeastern Community College is the largest communications school in West Burlington, based on student population. In 2010, Southeastern Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a communications degree in West Burlington. Tuition in 2009 at West Burlington's communications schools was $11,614 per year for instate students and $11,764 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $940 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in West Burlington. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,310 per year, on average, for room and board at West Burlington-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,304.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in West Burlington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 communications professionals in Iowa were working in the greater West Burlington area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 2% in West Burlington. 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 West Burlington is $18,470 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.