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Communications Schools in Hawaii

There are four schools in the state of Hawaii offering communications programs. In 2010, 272 students graduated from programs at Hawaii communications schools. 198 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 46 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

272 students graduate from communications programs in Hawaii, on average, each year. Specifically, 23 students graduated with an associate's level degree in communications, 198 with a bachelor's level degree, 46 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Four communications schools are located in Hawaii. Of these, while one school is private, three schools are public. While tuition at a public communications school varies from $5,416 to $8,095, tuition at a private communications school is $17,740.

Average tuition for communications programs is $9,231. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,416 every year, is at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, while the highest tuition for communications programs, which is $17,740 every year, is at the Chaminade University of Honolulu.

Schools in this state offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in communications.

Communications Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

272 students graduate from communications programs in Hawaii, on average, each year. Specifically, 23 students graduated with an associate's level degree in communications, 198 with a bachelor's level degree, 46 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Communications Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 17
  • Associate 2007: 15
  • Associate 2008: 10
  • Associate 2009: 15
  • Associate 2010: 23
  • Bachelor 2006: 237
  • Bachelor 2007: 214
  • Bachelor 2008: 210
  • Bachelor 2009: 200
  • Bachelor 2010: 198
  • Master 2006: 53
  • Master 2007: 55
  • Master 2008: 47
  • Master 2009: 68
  • Master 2010: 46
  • Doctorate 2006: 5
  • Doctorate 2007: 8
  • Doctorate 2008: 6
  • Doctorate 2009: 6
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Communications Program Availability in Hawaii

Hawaii schools offer a total of 12 programs in communications. Of these programs, 58.3% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Communications Program Availability in Hawaii

  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 1

Writers and Authors — Salary by Percentile

Writers and Authors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36610
  • 25th Percentile: 42180
  • Median: 52040
  • 75th Percentile: 70540
  • 90th Percentile: 81580

Advertising Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

Advertising Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25530
  • 25th Percentile: 31120
  • Median: 45910
  • 75th Percentile: 60720
  • 90th Percentile: 84980

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24080
  • 25th Percentile: 29770
  • Median: 37560
  • 75th Percentile: 52040
  • 90th Percentile: 65780

Radio and Television Announcers — Salary by Percentile

Radio and Television Announcers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16500
  • 25th Percentile: 18590
  • Median: 21850
  • 75th Percentile: 26000
  • 90th Percentile: 37210

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31090
  • 25th Percentile: 38090
  • Median: 47760
  • 75th Percentile: 60890
  • 90th Percentile: 84050

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Salary by Percentile

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16700
  • 25th Percentile: 18880
  • Median: 33380
  • 75th Percentile: 43980
  • 90th Percentile: 52060

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Salary by Percentile

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18290
  • 25th Percentile: 21800
  • Median: 25650
  • 75th Percentile: 29330
  • 90th Percentile: 40060

Editors — Salary by Percentile

Editors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22410
  • 25th Percentile: 33080
  • Median: 45040
  • 75th Percentile: 59060
  • 90th Percentile: 74630

Advertising Sales Agents — Employment Trend

Advertising Sales Agents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49510
  • Median Salary 2007: 51810
  • Median Salary 2008: 46030
  • Median Salary 2009: 47700
  • Median Salary 2010: 45910
  • Total Employed 2006: 440
  • Total Employed 2007: 360
  • Total Employed 2008: 410
  • Total Employed 2009: 350
  • Total Employed 2010: 430

Writers and Authors — Employment Trend

Writers and Authors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37640
  • Median Salary 2007: 41820
  • Median Salary 2008: 43650
  • Median Salary 2009: 52810
  • Median Salary 2010: 52040
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64670
  • Median Salary 2007: 46760
  • Median Salary 2008: 41050
  • Median Salary 2009: 39800
  • Median Salary 2010: 37560
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Radio and Television Announcers — Employment Trend

Radio and Television Announcers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21060
  • Median Salary 2007: 23000
  • Median Salary 2008: 20880
  • Median Salary 2009: 21820
  • Median Salary 2010: 21850
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44900
  • Median Salary 2007: 47390
  • Median Salary 2008: 48560
  • Median Salary 2009: 48910
  • Median Salary 2010: 47760
  • Total Employed 2006: 1380
  • Total Employed 2007: 1420
  • Total Employed 2008: 1520
  • Total Employed 2009: 1350
  • Total Employed 2010: 1160

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Employment Trend

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26150
  • Median Salary 2007: 27150
  • Median Salary 2008: 29740
  • Median Salary 2009: 25900
  • Median Salary 2010: 33380
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Employment Trend

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18220
  • Median Salary 2007: 18140
  • Median Salary 2008: 19120
  • Median Salary 2009: 19850
  • Median Salary 2010: 25650
  • Total Employed 2006: 690
  • Total Employed 2007: 630
  • Total Employed 2008: 660
  • Total Employed 2009: 500
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Editors — Employment Trend

Editors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60950
  • Median Salary 2007: 42820
  • Median Salary 2008: 51160
  • Median Salary 2009: 44840
  • Median Salary 2010: 45040
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Hawaii vs National Communications Employment

Hawaii vs National Communications Employment

  • Employed in Hawaii: 0.398% (2700)

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1. The Chaminade University of Honolulu

3140 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-1578
(808) 735-4711

The Chaminade University of Honolulu is 3.5 miles from the heart of downtown and CUH offers one communications program. Chaminade is the second largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering communications in terms of programs.

2. The University of Hawaii at Hilo

200 W Kawili St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(800) 897-4456

The University of Hawaii at Hilo offers one program in communications. 4,079 students seek degrees in 44 programs at UH Hilo, overall. This liberal arts college is the sixth largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering communications.

3. Kapiolani Community College

4303 Diamond Head Rd
Honolulu, HI 96816-4496
(808) 734-9000

Kapiolani Community College offers one program in communications and this college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI. This community college is a public 2-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Hawaii offering communications programs.

4. The University of Hawaii at Manoa

2600 Campus Road- Hawaii Hall- Room 001
Honolulu, HI 96822-2301
(808) 956-8975

The University of Hawaii at Manoa, which is 2.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Honolulu, HI. It offers three programs in communications. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level communications degree by it, one master's level degree in communications, and one doctorate level communications degree. Overall, 20,337 students seek degrees in 227 University of Hawaii at Manoa programs. UH Manoa is the second biggest institution in the state of Hawaii offering communications in terms of programs.