With an overall population of 8,606 and a student population of 4,076, approximately 4,076 of Spearfish students attend one of Spearfish's schools that offer communications programs.
Of the 1 communications schools in Spearfish, the largest communications school, by student population, is Black Hills State University. In 2010, Black Hills State University graduated approximately 32 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Spearfish's communications schools. If you decide to attend a communications school in Spearfish, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $6,641.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Spearfish-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $5,524 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Spearfish is $28,200 per year, which is lower than the average for communications professionals state-wide.