Jamestown has a general population of 31,730 and an overall student population of 4,353. Approximately 4,024 of Jamestown's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Jamestown, the largest communications school, by student population, is Jamestown Community College. In 2010, Jamestown Community College graduated approximately 8 students from its communications program.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in communications in Jamestown in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Jamestown's communications schools was $14,900 per year for instate students and $18,540 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,850 per year, on average, for room and board at Jamestown-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,050.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Jamestown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 28,860 communications professionals in New York. Of these communications professionals, 140 were working in the greater Jamestown area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Jamestown 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 Jamestown is $29,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.