Lincoln, Nebraska has 2 public relations schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in public relations. With an overall population of 225,581 and a student population of 42,081, approximately 26,193 of Lincoln students attend one of Lincoln's schools that offer public relations programs.
Of the 2 public relations schools in Lincoln, the largest public relations school, by student population, is University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In 2010, approximately 112 students graduated from the Public Relations program at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
A total of 112 students graduated with credentials in public relations from public relations schools in Lincoln in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lincoln's public relations schools was $25,568 per year for instate students and $31,088 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,095 for public relations related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,745 per year, on average, for room and board at Lincoln-based public relations schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,823.
After graduating with your credentials in public relations, if you decide to work as a public relations professional in Lincoln, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 690 public relations professionals in Nebraska, 140 were working in the greater Lincoln area. The government projects that the number of public relations professionals in Lincoln will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public relations professional in Lincoln is $81,470 per year, which is higher than the average for public relations professionals state-wide.
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