With an overall population of 56,554 and a student population of 13,507, approximately 12,068 of Hempstead students attend one of Hempstead's schools that offer public relations programs.
Hofstra University is the largest public relations school in Hempstead, based on student population. In 2010, Hofstra University graduated approximately 71 students from its public relations program.
A reported 71 students graduated with credentials in public relations in Hempstead in 2010. If you decide to attend a public relations school in Hempstead, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,130.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for public relations related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hempstead-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
Many public relations graduates choose to work as public relations professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hempstead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 public relations professionals in New York were working in the greater Hempstead area. The government projects that the number of public relations professionals in Hempstead will decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public relations professional in Hempstead is $110,670 per year, which is higher than the average for public relations professionals state-wide.