Ada has a general population of 5,582 and an overall student population of 3,636. Approximately 3,636 of Ada's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Ada, the largest communications school, by student population, is Ohio Northern University. In 2010, Ohio Northern University graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a communications degree in Ada. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Ada was $31,866 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,280 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ada, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,740 communications professionals working in Ohio and 130 working in the greater Ada area in 2010. Ada's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Ada is $32,920 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.