Oswego has a general population of 17,954 and an overall student population of 8,119. Approximately 8,119 of Oswego's students are enrolled in schools that offer public relations programs.
Oswego's largest public relations school is SUNY College at Oswego. Approximately 35 students graduated in 2010 from SUNY College at Oswego with credentials in public relations.
A total of 35 students graduated with credentials in public relations from public relations 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 public relations schools was an average of $27,126 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public relations program in Oswego. 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.
Many public relations graduates choose to work as public relations professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oswego, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 public relations professionals in New York were working in the greater Oswego area. The government projects that the number of public relations professionals in Oswego will decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public relations professional in Oswego is $81,570 per year, which is lower than the average for public relations professionals state-wide.