There are 2 communications schools in Knoxville, Tennessee. Knoxville has a total population of 173,890 and a student population of 43,565. Of these students, 40,231 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Knoxville's largest communications school is The University of Tennessee. In 2010, The University of Tennessee graduated approximately 147 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 240 students graduated with a communications degree in Knoxville. Tuition in 2009 at Knoxville's communications schools was $20,780 per year for instate students and $36,098 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,558 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,543.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Knoxville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,260 communications professionals working in Tennessee and 260 working in the greater Knoxville area in 2010. Knoxville's communications professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Knoxville is $28,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.
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