With an overall population of 506,132 and a student population of 46,041, approximately 3,829 of Oklahoma City students attend one of Oklahoma City's schools that offer public relations programs.
Oklahoma City University is the largest public relations school in Oklahoma City, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Oklahoma City University with credentials in public relations.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in public relations in Oklahoma City in 2010. If you decide to attend a public relations school in Oklahoma City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,950.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for public relations related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Oklahoma City-based public relations schools, you will have an added expense of $9,300 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 Oklahoma City after graduating from public relations school, you should know that job prospects for public relations professionals in Oklahoma City, 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 Oklahoma City area. Oklahoma City's public relations professional workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Oklahoma City is $68,010 per year, which is higher than the average for public relations professionals state-wide.