With an overall population of 8,258 and a student population of 6,499, approximately 6,499 of West Long Branch students attend one of West Long Branch's schools that offer public relations programs.
The largest public relations school in West Long Branch, by student population, is Monmouth University. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Public Relations program at Monmouth University.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a public relations degree in West Long Branch. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,014 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for public relations related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,342 per year, on average, for room and board at West Long Branch-based public relations schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,921.
Many public relations graduates choose to work as public relations professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in West Long Branch, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,500 public relations professionals in New Jersey, 500 were working in the greater West Long Branch area. The number of public relations professionals in West Long Branch is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.