With an overall population of 7,010 and a student population of 7,136, approximately 7,136 of Houghton students attend one of Houghton's schools that offer public relations programs.
Of the 1 public relations schools in Houghton, the largest public relations school, by student population, is Michigan Technological University. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Michigan Technological University with credentials in public relations.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a public relations degree from one of Houghton's public relations schools. Tuition in 2009 at Houghton's public relations schools was $23,093 per year for instate students and $35,363 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public relations related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Houghton-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $8,121 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in public relations, if you decide to work as a public relations professional in Houghton, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of public relations professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Houghton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.