With an overall population of 17,954 and a student population of 8,119, approximately 8,119 of Oswego students attend one of Oswego's schools that offer communications programs.
Oswego's largest communications school is SUNY College at Oswego. In 2010, SUNY College at Oswego graduated approximately 29 students from its communications program.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Oswego in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,226 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Oswego communications schools was an average of $27,126 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,656.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Oswego, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,250 communications professionals in New York. Of these communications professionals, 300 were working in the greater Oswego area. Oswego's communications professional workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Oswego is $22,720 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.