With an overall population of 17,188 and a student population of 6,225, approximately 3,264 of Elizabeth City students attend one of Elizabeth City's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Elizabeth City, the largest communications school, by student population, is Elizabeth City State University. In 2010, Elizabeth City State University graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in communications.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Elizabeth City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Elizabeth City's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,126 per year in instate tuition and $19,175 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Elizabeth City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,495 per year, on average, for room and board at Elizabeth City-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Elizabeth City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 communications professionals in North Carolina were working in the greater Elizabeth City area. The number of communications professionals in Elizabeth City is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Elizabeth City is $34,600 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.