Fall River has a total population of 91,938 and a student population of 9,601. Of these students, 8,767 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Fall River, by student population, is Bristol Community College. In 2010, Bristol Community College graduated approximately 11 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a communications degree in Fall River. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,578 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Fall River.
If you plan on staying in Fall River after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Fall River, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 communications professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Fall River area. The number of communications professionals in Fall River is expected to increase by 2% 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 Fall River is $42,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.