With an overall population of 119,128 and a student population of 21,903, approximately 233 of Lansing students attend one of Lansing's schools that offer communications programs.
Lansing's largest communications school is Great Lakes Christian College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Communications program at Great Lakes Christian College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Lansing in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Lansing was $11,980 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,080.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Lansing, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,560 communications professionals in Michigan. Of these communications professionals, 170 were working in the greater Lansing area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Lansing will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Lansing, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,570 per year. This is higher than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.