With an overall population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968, approximately 16,968 of Boone students attend one of Boone's schools that offer public relations programs.
The largest public relations school in Boone, by student population, is Appalachian State University. Approximately 66 students graduated in 2010 from Appalachian State University with credentials in public relations.
A reported 125 students graduated with credentials in public relations in Boone in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Boone's public relations schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in instate tuition and $25,012 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for public relations related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boone-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in public relations, if you decide to work as a public relations professional in Boone, your job prospects are good. The number of public relations professionals in Boone is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.