Hyattsville has a general population of 14,733 and an overall student population of 37,861. Approximately 37,347 of Hyattsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Hyattsville, the largest communications school, by student population, is University of Maryland-University College. In 2010, University of Maryland-University College graduated approximately 101 students from its communications program.
A total of 101 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Hyattsville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Hyattsville was $5,760 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for communications related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Hyattsville after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Hyattsville, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. There were 3,150 communications professionals working in Maryland and 4,910 working in the greater Hyattsville area in 2010. The number of communications professionals in Hyattsville is expected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Hyattsville is $63,590 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.