With an overall population of 1,579 and a student population of 3,284, approximately 710 of Wilberforce students attend one of Wilberforce's schools that offer communications programs.
Wilberforce's largest communications school is Wilberforce University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Wilberforce University with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a communications degree in Wilberforce. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,470 per year in tuition costs.
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 Wilberforce-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $5,700 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 Wilberforce after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Wilberforce, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,740 communications professionals in Ohio, 280 were working in the greater Wilberforce area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 1% in Wilberforce. 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 Wilberforce is $41,220 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.