Of the 1 public relations schools in Jamaica, the largest public relations school, by student population, is St. John's University-New York. In 2010, St. John's University-New York graduated approximately 30 students from its public relations program.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a public relations degree from one of Jamaica's public relations schools. In 2009 tuition at public relations schools in Jamaica was $30,040 per year, on average.
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 $13,140 per year, on average, for room and board at Jamaica-based public relations schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $36,640.
Many public relations graduates choose to work as public relations professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jamaica, your job prospects are not very good. The number of public relations professionals in Jamaica is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.