Millersville has a total population of 7,774 and a student population of 8,427. Of these students, 8,427 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Millersville, the largest communications school, by student population, is Millersville University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 120 students graduated from the Communications program at Millersville University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 120 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Millersville's communications schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,658 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Millersville communications schools was an average of $26,074 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Millersville. And if you live on campus at one of the Millersville-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,766 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 Millersville after graduating from communications school, you should know that job prospects for communications professionals in Millersville, which is the most popular communications profession, are not very good. There were 7,700 communications professionals working in Pennsylvania and 380 working in the greater Millersville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 5% in Millersville. This projected 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 Millersville is $42,850 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.