There are 2 communications schools in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. With an overall population of 44,779 and a student population of 19,061, approximately 18,548 of Hattiesburg students attend one of Hattiesburg's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 2 communications schools in Hattiesburg, the largest communications school, by student population, is University of Southern Mississippi. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from University of Southern Mississippi with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 47 students graduated with a communications degree in Hattiesburg. If you decide to attend one of Hattiesburg's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,867 per year in instate tuition and $23,692 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,125 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,170 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,307.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Hattiesburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,150 communications professionals in Mississippi. Of these communications professionals, 30 were working in the greater Hattiesburg area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Hattiesburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Hattiesburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.
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