South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
South Orange's largest communications school is Seton Hall University. In 2010, Seton Hall University graduated approximately 78 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 138 students graduated with a communications degree in South Orange. If you decide to attend a communications school in South Orange, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,470.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in South Orange, your job prospects are average. There were 3,400 communications professionals working in New Jersey and 830 working in the greater South Orange area in 2010. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in South Orange will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in South Orange is $51,730 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.