With an overall population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673, approximately 9,673 of Dobbs Ferry students attend one of Dobbs Ferry's schools that offer communications programs.
Mercy College is the largest communications school in Dobbs Ferry, based on student population. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 22 students with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Dobbs Ferry's communications schools. If you decide to attend a communications school in Dobbs Ferry, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $16,490.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Dobbs Ferry. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
If you plan on staying in Dobbs Ferry after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Dobbs Ferry, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 28,860 communications professionals in New York. Of these communications professionals, 20,550 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Dobbs Ferry will 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 Dobbs Ferry is $61,320 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.