If you are interested in pursuing communications, you may want to consider attending one of the 3 communications schools in Dayton, Ohio. With an overall population of 166,179 and a student population of 59,378, approximately 50,027 of Dayton students attend one of Dayton's schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Dayton, by student population, is University of Dayton. In 2010, University of Dayton graduated approximately 56 students from its communications program.
A total of 163 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Dayton in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Dayton's communications schools was $31,555 per year for instate students and $35,086 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,319 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Dayton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,540 per year, on average, for room and board at Dayton-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,274.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Dayton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,740 communications professionals in Ohio, 280 were working in the greater Dayton area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Dayton will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Dayton is $41,220 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.
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