With an overall population of 16,010 and a student population of 2,767, approximately 2,767 of Dickinson students attend one of Dickinson's schools that offer communications programs.
Dickinson's largest communications school is Dickinson State University. In 2010, Dickinson State University graduated approximately 67 students from its communications program.
A total of 67 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Dickinson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,943 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Dickinson communications schools was an average of $20,889 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,494 per year, on average, for room and board at Dickinson-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Dickinson, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Dickinson. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.