New Rochelle has a general population of 72,182 and an overall student population of 11,329. Approximately 4,248 of New Rochelle's students are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
The largest public relations school in New Rochelle, by student population, is Iona College. In 2010, Iona College graduated approximately 14 students from its public relations program.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a public relations degree in New Rochelle. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,500 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public relations program in New Rochelle. And if you live on campus at one of the New Rochelle-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $11,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,750.
If you decide to work as a public relations professional in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,680 public relations professionals working in New York and 4,440 working in the greater New Rochelle area in 2010. New Rochelle's public relations professional workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.