With an overall population of 95,694 and a student population of 26,981, approximately 25,881 of Norman students attend one of Norman's schools that offer public relations programs.
The largest public relations school in Norman, by student population, is University of Oklahoma Norman Campus. In 2010, University of Oklahoma Norman Campus graduated approximately 96 students with credentials in public relations.
In 2010, 96 students graduated with a public relations degree in Norman. If you decide to attend one of Norman's public relations schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,790 per year in instate tuition and $29,771 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,016 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public relations program in Norman. And if you live on campus at one of the Norman-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $7,598 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 Norman after graduating from public relations school, you should know that job prospects for public relations professionals in Norman, which is the most popular public relations profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 670 public relations professionals in Oklahoma. Of these public relations professionals, 180 were working in the greater Norman area. The number of public relations professionals in Norman is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public relations professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public relations professional in Norman is $68,010 per year, which is higher than the average for public relations professionals state-wide.