With an overall population of 3,954 and a student population of 5,849, approximately 2,319 of Alfred students attend one of Alfred's schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Alfred, by student population, is Alfred University. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Alfred University with credentials in communications.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in communications in Alfred in 2010. If you decide to attend a communications school in Alfred, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,246.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,174 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alfred, your job prospects are not very good. There were 28,860 communications professionals working in New York and 140 working in the greater Alfred area in 2010. The number of communications professionals in Alfred is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Alfred is $29,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.