With an overall population of 65,358 and a student population of 6,163, approximately 1,934 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Springfield, the largest communications school, by student population, is Wittenberg University. In 2010, Wittenberg University graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in communications.
A reported 30 students graduated with credentials in communications in Springfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Springfield was $34,190 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Springfield-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $8,772 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Springfield after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Springfield, which is the most popular communications profession, are average. Springfield's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.