With an overall population of 21,823 and a student population of 7,178, approximately 7,178 of Mequon students attend one of Mequon's schools that offer communications programs.
Mequon's largest communications school is Concordia University-Wisconsin. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Communications program at Concordia University-Wisconsin.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a communications degree in Mequon. In 2009 tuition at communications schools in Mequon was $20,990 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,212 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mequon-based communications schools, you will have an added expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,958.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mequon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 communications professionals in Wisconsin were working in the greater Mequon area. The number of communications professionals in Mequon is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Mequon is $43,210 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.