Wingate has a general population of 2,406 and an overall student population of 2,163. Approximately 2,163 of Wingate's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Wingate, by student population, is Wingate University. In 2010, Wingate University graduated approximately 24 students with credentials in communications.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in communications in Wingate in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,140 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wingate-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $8,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Wingate, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 4,740 communications professionals in North Carolina, 1,150 were working in the greater Wingate area. Wingate's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Wingate is $44,940 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.