With an overall population of 28,259 and a student population of 2,717, approximately 2,717 of Newburgh students attend one of Newburgh's schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Newburgh, by student population, is Mount Saint Mary College. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Mount Saint Mary College with credentials in communications.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in communications in Newburgh in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Newburgh was $21,930 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Newburgh. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,584 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,130.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newburgh, your job prospects are not very good. There were 28,860 communications professionals working in New York and 250 working in the greater Newburgh area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to decrease by 0% in Newburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Newburgh, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.