With an overall population of 5,882 and a student population of 5,721, approximately 2,401 of Canton students attend one of Canton's schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Canton, by student population, is St Lawrence University. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from St Lawrence University with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Canton's communications schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $39,765 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Canton. And if you live on campus at one of the Canton-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $10,160 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Canton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 28,860 communications professionals in New York, 170 were working in the greater Canton area. Canton's communications professional workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Canton is $30,080 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.