New Concord has a total population of 2,651 and a student population of 2,207. Of these students, 2,207 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in New Concord, the largest communications school, by student population, is Muskingum University. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Communications program at Muskingum University.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a communications degree from one of New Concord's communications schools. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in New Concord was $19,770 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in New Concord. And if you live on campus at one of the New Concord-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,740 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 New Concord, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,740 communications professionals in Ohio, 90 were working in the greater New Concord area. The number of communications professionals in New Concord is expected 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 New Concord is $25,150 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.