Greensburg has a total population of 15,889 and a student population of 4,225. Of these students, 2,136 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Greensburg's largest communications school is Seton Hill University. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Communications program at Seton Hill University.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in communications in Greensburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,622 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 Greensburg-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $8,550 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,922.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 communications professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Greensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 5% in Greensburg. 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 Greensburg is $41,830 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.