Milton has a total population of 26,062 and a student population of 3,125. Of these students, 3,125 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Milton, by student population, is Curry College. In 2010, Curry College graduated approximately 70 students with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 70 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Milton's communications schools. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Milton was $29,370 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Milton-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $11,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,170.
If you plan on staying in Milton after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Milton, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,920 communications professionals in Massachusetts, 2,960 were working in the greater Milton area. Milton's communications professional workforce is projected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Milton, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,130 per year. This is higher than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.