With an overall population of 11,613 and a student population of 1,540, approximately 1,540 of Urbana students attend one of Urbana's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Urbana, the largest communications school, by student population, is Urbana University. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Communications program at Urbana University.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in communications in Urbana in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Urbana was $20,130 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 Urbana. And if you live on campus at one of the Urbana-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,130.
If you plan on staying in Urbana after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Urbana, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,740 communications professionals in Ohio, 130 were working in the greater Urbana area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Urbana. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Urbana, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.