Superior has a general population of 500 and an overall student population of 2,794. Approximately 2,794 of Superior's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Superior, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Superior. Approximately 43 students graduated in 2010 from University of Wisconsin-Superior with credentials in communications.
In 2010, 43 students graduated with a communications degree from one of Superior's communications schools. Tuition in 2009 at Superior's communications schools was $15,911 per year for instate students and $23,484 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,085 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many communications graduates choose to work as communications professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Superior, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,940 communications professionals working in Wisconsin and 120 working in the greater Superior area in 2010. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Superior will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Superior is $39,790 per year, which is higher than the average for communications professionals state-wide.