With an overall population of 29,636 and a student population of 17,309, approximately 17,309 of Bowling Green students attend one of Bowling Green's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Bowling Green, the largest communications school, by student population, is Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. Approximately 46 students graduated in 2010 from Bowling Green State University-Main Campus with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with a communications degree in Bowling Green. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,125 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bowling Green communications schools was an average of $28,433 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,216 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board at Bowling Green-based communications schools. Students who live at home 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 Bowling Green, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,740 communications professionals in Ohio, 310 were working in the greater Bowling Green area. Bowling Green'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 Bowling Green is $38,380 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.