With an overall population of 39,102 and a student population of 7,119, approximately 7,043 of Fitchburg students attend one of Fitchburg's schools that offer communications programs.
Fitchburg's largest communications school is Fitchburg State University. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Communications program at Fitchburg State University.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Fitchburg's communications schools. If you decide to attend one of Fitchburg's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,420 per year in instate tuition and $23,500 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board at Fitchburg-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,200.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Fitchburg, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Fitchburg will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.