With an overall population of 11,887 and a student population of 2,361, approximately 2,361 of Elizabethtown students attend one of Elizabethtown's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Elizabethtown, the largest communications school, by student population, is Elizabethtown College. In 2010, Elizabethtown College graduated approximately 42 students from its communications program.
A total of 43 students graduated with credentials in communications from communications schools in Elizabethtown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,800 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Elizabethtown-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Elizabethtown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 7,700 communications professionals working in Pennsylvania and 380 working in the greater Elizabethtown area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 5% in Elizabethtown. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Elizabethtown is $42,850 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.