Quincy has a total population of 88,025 and a student population of 5,594. Of these students, 1,075 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Quincy, by student population, is Eastern Nazarene College. In 2010, Eastern Nazarene College graduated approximately 5 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a communications degree in Quincy. If you decide to attend a communications school in Quincy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,014.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,912 per year, on average, for room and board at Quincy-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Quincy after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Quincy, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 communications professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Quincy area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to decrease by -5% in Quincy. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Quincy is $57,130 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.