Huntingdon has a total population of 6,918 and a student population of 1,549. Of these students, 1,468 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Juniata College is the largest communications school in Huntingdon, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Communications program at Juniata College.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in communications in Huntingdon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Huntingdon was $31,550 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $600 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Huntingdon-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $8,650 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Huntingdon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 7,700 communications professionals in Pennsylvania, 100 were working in the greater Huntingdon area. The number of communications professionals in Huntingdon is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. 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 Huntingdon is $24,920 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.