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Communications Schools in Kentucky

There are 19 schools in the state of Kentucky offering communications programs. 810 students graduated from programs at Kentucky communications schools in 2010. 663 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 122 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

790 students graduate from communications programs in this state, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from communications programs. Out of those, 12 students graduated with certificates in communications, two with an associate's level degree, 663 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 122 with a degree at the master's level, and 11 with a doctorate level degree.

19 communications schools are in this state. And of these, 12 schools are private, while seven schools are public. Tuition at a private communications school varies from $910 to $30,310, while public communications school tuition varies from $6,264 to $8,610.

Average tuition for programs in communications is $12,311. While the highest tuition for communications programs, which is $30,310 per year, is at Bellarmine University, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $910 every year, is at Berea College.

Kentucky communications schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Communications Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

790 students graduate from communications programs in this state, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from communications programs. Out of those, 12 students graduated with certificates in communications, two with an associate's level degree, 663 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 122 with a degree at the master's level, and 11 with a doctorate level degree.

Communications Program Completions in Kentucky 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 14
  • Certificate 2007: 10
  • Certificate 2008: 8
  • Certificate 2009: 7
  • Certificate 2010: 12
  • Associate 2006: 2
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 2
  • Associate 2009: 1
  • Associate 2010: 2
  • Bachelor 2006: 632
  • Bachelor 2007: 687
  • Bachelor 2008: 680
  • Bachelor 2009: 689
  • Bachelor 2010: 663
  • Master 2006: 65
  • Master 2007: 59
  • Master 2008: 77
  • Master 2009: 127
  • Master 2010: 122
  • Doctorate 2006: 8
  • Doctorate 2007: 9
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 3
  • Doctorate 2010: 11

Communications Program Availability in Kentucky

Kentucky schools offer a total of 34 programs in communications. Of these programs, approximately 64.7% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Communications Program Availability in Kentucky

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 22
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 1

Writers and Authors — Salary by Percentile

Writers and Authors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22730
  • 25th Percentile: 29570
  • Median: 39090
  • 75th Percentile: 52200
  • 90th Percentile: 63520

Advertising Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

Advertising Sales Agents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18540
  • 25th Percentile: 24390
  • Median: 36390
  • 75th Percentile: 46720
  • 90th Percentile: 67510

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22260
  • 25th Percentile: 25600
  • Median: 44090
  • 75th Percentile: 65520
  • 90th Percentile: 82380

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17390
  • 25th Percentile: 20520
  • Median: 27340
  • 75th Percentile: 52550
  • 90th Percentile: 70630

Radio and Television Announcers — Salary by Percentile

Radio and Television Announcers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15890
  • 25th Percentile: 17190
  • Median: 20420
  • 75th Percentile: 32160
  • 90th Percentile: 44840

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Public Relations Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24590
  • 25th Percentile: 31790
  • Median: 40240
  • 75th Percentile: 53120
  • 90th Percentile: 68820

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Salary by Percentile

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15780
  • 25th Percentile: 17290
  • Median: 26220
  • 75th Percentile: 37000
  • 90th Percentile: 50060

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Salary by Percentile

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15960
  • 25th Percentile: 19270
  • Median: 23410
  • 75th Percentile: 28980
  • 90th Percentile: 36070

Editors — Salary by Percentile

Editors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24820
  • 25th Percentile: 31070
  • Median: 40040
  • 75th Percentile: 52580
  • 90th Percentile: 71090

Advertising Sales Agents — Employment Trend

Advertising Sales Agents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36690
  • Median Salary 2007: 34000
  • Median Salary 2008: 30950
  • Median Salary 2009: 33000
  • Median Salary 2010: 36390
  • Total Employed 2006: 1660
  • Total Employed 2007: 1600
  • Total Employed 2008: 1450
  • Total Employed 2009: 1290
  • Total Employed 2010: 1300

Writers and Authors — Employment Trend

Writers and Authors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40460
  • Median Salary 2007: 39890
  • Median Salary 2008: 39100
  • Median Salary 2009: 37810
  • Median Salary 2010: 39090
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 250
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 230

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31390
  • Median Salary 2007: 24380
  • Median Salary 2008: 23880
  • Median Salary 2009: 23960
  • Median Salary 2010: 44090
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Radio and Television Announcers — Employment Trend

Radio and Television Announcers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 17740
  • Median Salary 2007: 18070
  • Median Salary 2008: 17600
  • Median Salary 2009: 18540
  • Median Salary 2010: 20420
  • Total Employed 2006: 730
  • Total Employed 2007: 590
  • Total Employed 2008: 590
  • Total Employed 2009: 640
  • Total Employed 2010: 840

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

Public Relations Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37810
  • Median Salary 2007: 39910
  • Median Salary 2008: 39580
  • Median Salary 2009: 40470
  • Median Salary 2010: 40240
  • Total Employed 2006: 2420
  • Total Employed 2007: 2210
  • Total Employed 2008: 2570
  • Total Employed 2009: 2650
  • Total Employed 2010: 2620

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Employment Trend

Public Address System and Other Announcers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 17200
  • Median Salary 2007: 18270
  • Median Salary 2008: 18330
  • Median Salary 2009: 18980
  • Median Salary 2010: 26220
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 300
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Employment Trend

Demonstrators and Product Promoters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22610
  • Median Salary 2007: 20860
  • Median Salary 2008: 22210
  • Median Salary 2009: 21680
  • Median Salary 2010: 23410
  • Total Employed 2006: 520
  • Total Employed 2007: 630
  • Total Employed 2008: 750
  • Total Employed 2009: 870
  • Total Employed 2010: 590

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26670
  • Median Salary 2007: 29080
  • Median Salary 2008: 31190
  • Median Salary 2009: 29520
  • Median Salary 2010: 27340
  • Total Employed 2006: 720
  • Total Employed 2007: 720
  • Total Employed 2008: 690
  • Total Employed 2009: 590
  • Total Employed 2010: 580

Editors — Employment Trend

Editors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37060
  • Median Salary 2007: 37570
  • Median Salary 2008: 39080
  • Median Salary 2009: 39370
  • Median Salary 2010: 40040
  • Total Employed 2006: 680
  • Total Employed 2007: 750
  • Total Employed 2008: 810
  • Total Employed 2009: 860
  • Total Employed 2010: 860

Kentucky vs National Communications Employment

Kentucky vs National Communications Employment

  • Employed in Kentucky: 1.066% (7220)

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1. Union College

310 College St
Barbourville, KY 40906-1499
(606) 546-4151

Union College is in Barbourville, KY. UC offers two programs in communications. This school offers two bachelor's level degrees in communications to students. It is a 4-year institution. Union is the second oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in communications.

2. Bellarmine University

2001 Newburg Rd
Louisville, KY 40205-0671
(502) 272-8000

Bellarmine University, which is 3.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Louisville, KY. It offers two communications programs. Specifically, BU offers students one bachelor's level degree in communications and one communications degree at the master's level. BU is a 4-year institution. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications in terms of programs.

3. Transylvania University

300 N Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508-1797
(859) 233-8300

Transylvania University offers one communications program and it is in the center of Lexington. This liberal arts college is a 4-year institution.

4. Pikeville College

147 Sycamore St
Pikeville, KY 41501
(606) 218-5250

Pikeville College offers one program in communications. It is a 4-year institution.

5. Georgetown College

400 East College Street
Georgetown, KY 40324
(502) 863-8000

Georgetown College offers one program in communications. It is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications in terms of programs.

6. The University of the Cumberlands

6191 College Station Drive
Williamsburg, KY 40769
(606) 549-2200

The University of the Cumberlands is in Williamsburg, KY and this school offers one communications program. Overall, 3,300 students seek degrees in 58 programs at this school.

7. Kentucky Mountain Bible College

855 Hwy 541
Vancleve, KY 41385-0010
(606) 693-5000x100

Kentucky Mountain Bible College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1931. This school is located in Vancleve, Kentucky, where students can enjoy a rural setting. KMBC offers one degree at the associates level and three degrees at the bachelors level to students. In 2010, 89 students sought degrees from the four programs at this school. KMBC offers subjects such as teaching and elementary education. The Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation accredits it.

8. Berea College

101 Chestnut Street
Berea, KY 40404-2182
(859) 985-3000

Berea College offers one program in communications. This school is one of 15 liberal arts colleges in Kentucky. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications programs.

9. Lindsey Wilson College

210 Lindsey Wilson St
Columbia, KY 42728-1223
(270) 384-2126

Lindsey Wilson College is in Columbia, KY and this school offers one communications program. LWC is a 4-year institution.

10. Thomas More College

333 Thomas More Parkway
Crestview Hills, KY 41017-3495
(859) 341-5800

Thomas More College is in the suburbs of Crestview Hills, Kentucky. It offers two communications programs. More specifically, students are offered one degree at the associate's level in communications by this small school and one bachelor's level degree in communications. It is a 4-year institution. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications in terms of programs.

11. Kentucky Wesleyan College

3000 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 926-3111

Kentucky Wesleyan College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Owensboro, KY. It offers two communications programs. This very small school offers two communications degrees at the bachelor's level to students. 802 students pursue degrees in 38 Kentucky Wesleyan College programs, overall. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering programs in communications.

12. Spalding University

845 S. Third Street
Louisville, KY 40203-2188
(502) 585-9911

Spalding University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Louisville, KY and it offers one communications program. This school is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications programs.

13. Northern Kentucky University

Nunn Drive
Highland Heights, KY 41099
(859) 572-5100

Northern Kentucky University is located in the suburbs of Highland Heights, Kentucky. NKU offers two programs in communications. Out of those, this school offers one communications certificate to students and one degree at the master's level in communications. Overall, 15,716 students pursue degrees in 110 Northern Kentucky University programs. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications programs.

14. Asbury University

1 Macklem Dr
Wilmore, KY 40390-1198
(859) 858-3511

Asbury University is located in town of Wilmore, Kentucky and Ashbury offers one program in communications. 1,623 students seek degrees in 56 Asbury University programs, overall. This liberal arts college is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications in terms of programs.

15. The University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0032
(859) 257-9000

The University of Kentucky is located in the center of Lexington. This university offers three programs in communications. More specifically, this university offers one bachelor's level communications degree to students, one master's level degree in communications, and one doctorate level degree in communications. It is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Kentucky. It is the second largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications in terms of programs.

16. Western Kentucky University

1906 College Heights Blvd
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000
(270) 745-0111

Western Kentucky University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Bowling Green, KY. WKU offers four programs in communications. Out of those, it offers one communications certificate to students, two bachelor's level communications degrees, and one communications degree at the master's level. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, WKU is the second largest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications.

17. Morehead State University

University Blvd
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 783-2221

Morehead State University offers two programs in communications. Out of those, this school offers one degree at the bachelor's level in communications to students and one master's level degree in communications. MSU is a public 4-year institution.

18. The University of Louisville

2301 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY 40292-0001
(502) 852-5555

The University of Louisville is near the center of the city. This university offers two programs in communications. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level communications degree by the U of L and one communications degree at the master's level. This public university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Kentucky. It is the second biggest institution in the state of Kentucky offering communications.

19. Murray State University

218 Wells Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3318
(270) 809-3011

Murray State University offers four programs in communications. Specifically, students are offered two communications degrees at the bachelor's level by this school and two degrees at the master's level in communications. It is one of 24 public post-secondary institutions in Kentucky.

20. Eastern Kentucky University

521 Lancaster Ave
Richmond, KY 40475-3102
(859) 622-1000

Eastern Kentucky University is in Richmond, KY and it offers one program in communications. This school is one of 24 public post-secondary institutions in Kentucky.