Trenton has a total population of 85,403 and a student population of 31,885. Of these students, 6,036 are enrolled in schools that offer advertising programs.
Rider University is the largest advertising school in Trenton, based on student population. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Rider University with credentials in advertising.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an advertising degree in Trenton. In 2009 tuition at advertising schools in Trenton was $29,060 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for advertising related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,720 per year, on average, for room and board at Trenton-based advertising schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,060.
If you plan on staying in Trenton after graduating from advertising school, you should know that job prospects for advertisers in Trenton, which is the most popular advertising profession, are average. In 2010, of the 3,400 advertisers in New Jersey, 190 were working in the greater Trenton area. Trenton's advertiser workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for advertisers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an advertiser in Trenton is $56,120 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for advertisers.
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