Salina has a general population of 45,679 and an overall student population of 1,250. Approximately 852 of Salina's students are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
Of the 1 public relations schools in Salina, the largest public relations school, by student population, is Kansas Wesleyan University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Public Relations program at Kansas Wesleyan University.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,200 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public relations program in Salina. And if you live on campus at one of the Salina-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in public relations, if you decide to work as a public relations professional in Salina, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 600 public relations professionals in Kansas, 40 were working in the greater Salina area. Salina's public relations professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public relations professional in Salina is $68,430 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for public relations professionals.