Trenton has a general population of 85,403 and an overall student population of 31,885. Approximately 6,036 of Trenton's students are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
Trenton's largest public relations school is Rider University. In 2010, Rider University graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in public relations.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in public relations from public relations schools in Trenton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at public relations schools in Trenton was $29,060 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for public relations 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. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,060.
After graduating with your credentials in public relations, if you decide to work as a public relations professional in Trenton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,500 public relations professionals working in New Jersey and 160 working in the greater Trenton area in 2010. Trenton's public relations professional workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.