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Communications Schools in Idaho

There are seven Idaho schools offering communications programs. 619 students graduated with degrees from Idaho communications schools in 2010. 594 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and ten of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

512 students graduate from communications programs in Idaho, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from communications programs. More specifically, seven students graduated with certificates in communications, ten with an associate's level degree, 594 with a bachelor's level degree, and eight with a degree at the master's level.

Seven communications schools are located in this state. And out of these, while five schools are public, two schools are private. While tuition at a private communications school varies from $3,660 to $23,100, tuition at a public communications school varies from $4,998 to $5,416.

Average tuition for communications programs is $7,285. While the highest tuition for communications programs, which is $23,100 each year, is at Northwest Nazarene University, the lowest tuition in Idaho, which is $3,660 every year, is at Brigham Young University-Idaho.

Idaho schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing communications.

Communications Program Completions in Idaho 2006 - 2010

512 students graduate from communications programs in Idaho, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from communications programs. More specifically, seven students graduated with certificates in communications, ten with an associate's level degree, 594 with a bachelor's level degree, and eight with a degree at the master's level.

Communications Program Completions in Idaho 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 7
  • Associate 2006: 5
  • Associate 2007: 7
  • Associate 2008: 1
  • Associate 2009: 7
  • Associate 2010: 10
  • Bachelor 2006: 364
  • Bachelor 2007: 380
  • Bachelor 2008: 397
  • Bachelor 2009: 568
  • Bachelor 2010: 594
  • Master 2006: 9
  • Master 2007: 8
  • Master 2008: 8
  • Master 2009: 5
  • Master 2010: 8

Communications Program Availability in Idaho

Idaho schools offer a total of 20 communications programs. Of these programs, about 70% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Communications Program Availability in Idaho

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 14
  • Master: 2

Writers and Authors — Salary by Percentile

Writers and Authors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15540
  • 25th Percentile: 16030
  • Median: 32490
  • 75th Percentile: 50610
  • 90th Percentile: 66970

Advertising Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

Advertising Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24760
  • 25th Percentile: 32180
  • Median: 44150
  • 75th Percentile: 58800
  • 90th Percentile: 85000

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24520
  • 25th Percentile: 29000
  • Median: 43380
  • 75th Percentile: 75090
  • 90th Percentile: 94000

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19530
  • 25th Percentile: 22250
  • Median: 26530
  • 75th Percentile: 32190
  • 90th Percentile: 48910

Radio and Television Announcers — Salary by Percentile

Radio and Television Announcers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17840
  • 25th Percentile: 22710
  • Median: 28430
  • 75th Percentile: 37880
  • 90th Percentile: 59470

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28520
  • 25th Percentile: 40440
  • Median: 53720
  • 75th Percentile: 75990
  • 90th Percentile: 98630

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Salary by Percentile

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15460
  • 25th Percentile: 15830
  • Median: 19930
  • 75th Percentile: 25420
  • 90th Percentile: 56690

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Salary by Percentile

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16570
  • 25th Percentile: 17960
  • Median: 21110
  • 75th Percentile: 29290
  • 90th Percentile: 62250

Editors — Salary by Percentile

Editors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19170
  • 25th Percentile: 29300
  • Median: 41540
  • 75th Percentile: 58670
  • 90th Percentile: 68290

Advertising Sales Agents — Employment Trend

Advertising Sales Agents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39860
  • Median Salary 2007: 42870
  • Median Salary 2008: 46810
  • Median Salary 2009: 47090
  • Median Salary 2010: 44150
  • Total Employed 2006: 850
  • Total Employed 2007: 810
  • Total Employed 2008: 640
  • Total Employed 2009: 800
  • Total Employed 2010: 620

Writers and Authors — Employment Trend

Writers and Authors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51280
  • Median Salary 2007: 51290
  • Median Salary 2008: 49120
  • Median Salary 2009: 34440
  • Median Salary 2010: 32490
  • Total Employed 2006: 350
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 380
  • Total Employed 2009: 295
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32230
  • Median Salary 2007: 32010
  • Median Salary 2008: 32890
  • Median Salary 2009: 33770
  • Median Salary 2010: 43380
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 65
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Radio and Television Announcers — Employment Trend

Radio and Television Announcers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24720
  • Median Salary 2007: 27770
  • Median Salary 2008: 31520
  • Median Salary 2009: 28890
  • Median Salary 2010: 28430
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 210
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48630
  • Median Salary 2007: 51300
  • Median Salary 2008: 61800
  • Median Salary 2009: 60950
  • Median Salary 2010: 53720
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 570
  • Total Employed 2009: 640
  • Total Employed 2010: 650

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Employment Trend

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 13910
  • Median Salary 2007: 15200
  • Median Salary 2008: 18800
  • Median Salary 2009: 18610
  • Median Salary 2010: 19930
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 45
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Employment Trend

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18230
  • Median Salary 2007: 20950
  • Median Salary 2008: 18810
  • Median Salary 2009: 19920
  • Median Salary 2010: 21110
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 290
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 530
  • Total Employed 2010: 500

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29190
  • Median Salary 2007: 31300
  • Median Salary 2008: 30880
  • Median Salary 2009: 29300
  • Median Salary 2010: 26530
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 300
  • Total Employed 2008: 270
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 260

Editors — Employment Trend

Editors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34670
  • Median Salary 2007: 39180
  • Median Salary 2008: 42060
  • Median Salary 2009: 36410
  • Median Salary 2010: 41540
  • Total Employed 2006: 370
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 420
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Idaho vs National Communications Employment

Idaho vs National Communications Employment

  • Employed in Idaho: 0.443% (3000)

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1. The College of Western Idaho

5500 East Opportunity Drive
Nampa, ID 83687
(208) 562-3000

Founded in 2007, the College of Western Idaho is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is just a few miles from Nampa, is in a rural setting. This college is the seventh largest institution in the state of Idaho. Students are offered 26 certificates and 38 degrees at the associates level by it. 6,277 students pursued degrees from the 41 programs at this community college in 2010. This college offers subjects such as business management, science, and drafting. It is one of 3 community colleges in Idaho.

2. Brigham Young University - Idaho

525 S Center
Rexburg, ID 83460
(208) 496-2411

Brigham Young University-Idaho is in Rexburg, ID and BYU-Idaho offers one program in communications. 14,933 students seek degrees in 77 programs at this school, overall. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of Idaho offering communications in terms of programs.

3. Lewis-Clark State College

500 8th Ave
Lewiston, ID 83501-2698
(208) 792-5272

Lewis-Clark State College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lewiston, ID. Lewis-Clark State offers four communications programs. Of those, students are offered one degree at the associate's level in communications by it and three degrees at the bachelor's level in communications. Lewis-Clark State is a public 4-year institution.

4. North Idaho College

1000 West Garden Avenue
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2199
(208) 769-3300

North Idaho College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1933. This college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Coeur d'Alene, ID. This college is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Idaho. This community college offers 26 certificates and 71 associates level degrees to students. 6,347 students pursued degrees from the 82 programs at this community college in 2010. This community college offers subjects such as engineering, graphic design, and biology. This community college is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. This college is one of 3 community colleges in Idaho.

5. Idaho State University

921 S 8th Ave
Pocatello, ID 83209
(208) 282-2700

Idaho State University offers three communications programs. Out of those, this university offers students two bachelor's level communications degrees and one communications degree at the master's level. This university, which is 0.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Pocatello, ID. It is one of 2 research universities in Idaho. In terms of programs, this university is the second biggest institution in the state of Idaho offering communications.

6. The College of Southern Idaho

315 Falls Ave.
Twin Falls, ID 83301
(208) 733-9554

The College of Southern Idaho is in town of Twin Falls, Idaho and this college offers one program in communications. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the third oldest institution in the state of Idaho offering programs in communications.

7. Northwest Nazarene University

623 S. Holly St
Nampa, ID 83686-5897
(208) 467-8011

Northwest Nazarene University, which is near the center of the city, is in Nampa, ID. It offers three programs in communications. It offers students three bachelor's level degrees in communications. Overall, 2,016 students pursue degrees in 80 programs at this school. This liberal arts college is the second biggest institution in the state of Idaho offering communications in terms of programs.

8. Boise State University

1910 University Dr
Boise, ID 83725
(208) 426-1011

Boise State University is near the center of the city. BSU offers four programs in communications. More specifically, it offers one communications certificate to students, two bachelor's level degrees in communications, and one degree at the master's level in communications. It is a public 4-year institution. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Idaho offering communications.

9. The University of Idaho

875 Perimeter Drive
Moscow, ID 83844-2282
(888) 884-3246

The University of Idaho is in Moscow, ID. UI offers four programs in communications. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in communications and three bachelor's level communications degrees. It is one of 2 research universities in Idaho. In terms of programs, UI is the largest institution in the state of Idaho offering communications.