Rochester has a total population of 85,806 and a student population of 7,877. Of these students, 711 are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
The largest public relations school in Rochester, by student population, is Minnesota School of Business and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). In 2010, Minnesota School of Business graduated approximately 6 students from its public relations program.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in public relations from public relations schools in Rochester in 2010. In 2009 tuition at public relations schools in Rochester was $14,940 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,160 for public relations related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Rochester after graduating from public relations school, you should know that job prospects for public relations professionals in Rochester, which is the most popular public relations profession, are not very good. The number of public relations professionals in Rochester is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.