Cheyenne has a general population of 53,011 and an overall student population of 5,117. Approximately 4,905 of Cheyenne's students are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
The largest communications school in Cheyenne, by student population, is Laramie County Community College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Laramie County Community College with credentials in communications.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in communications in Cheyenne in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Cheyenne's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,560 per year in instate tuition and $14,824 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,066 for communications related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,832 per year, on average, for room and board at Cheyenne-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,134.
After graduating with your credentials in communications, if you decide to work as a communications professional in Cheyenne, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 communications professionals in Wyoming were working in the greater Cheyenne area. By the year 2018, the number of communications professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Cheyenne. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
As a communications professional in Cheyenne, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,680 per year. This is lower than the average salary for communications professionals in the state.