With an overall population of 14,515 and a student population of 4,067, approximately 1,597 of Marietta students attend one of Marietta's schools that offer communications programs.
Marietta's largest communications school is Marietta College. In 2010, Marietta College graduated approximately 8 students from its communications program.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in communications in Marietta in 2010. If you decide to attend a communications school in Marietta, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,066.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $712 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Marietta. And if you live on campus at one of the Marietta-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $8,046 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 Marietta, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,740 communications professionals in Ohio. Of these communications professionals, 50 were working in the greater Marietta area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Marietta. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Marietta, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,870 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.