Ogden has a general population of 77,226 and an overall student population of 26,626. Approximately 23,001 of Ogden's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
Weber State University is the largest communications school in Ogden, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Weber State University with credentials in communications.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in communications in Ogden in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ogden's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,572 per year in instate tuition and $24,038 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for communications related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ogden-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $5,431 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,846.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Ogden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,220 communications professionals in Utah, 170 were working in the greater Ogden area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Ogden will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Ogden, you can expect to make an average salary of $25,330 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.