Advertising in Connecticut

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Schools Offering Advertising Programs in Connecticut


Around 0.1% of Connecticut's graduates graduate from advertising degree programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 115 advertisers graduate from Connecticut's 3 advertising schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Connecticut that has a advertising program is Quinnipiac University. Quinnipiac University, which was ranked 31st in the country in 2010, is located in Hamden. In 2010, 114 students graduated from Quinnipiac University's advertising program. The tuition rate at Quinnipiac University was $34,250 per year.

Central Connecticut State University, which was ranked 39th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Connecticut that has a advertising program. It is located in New Britain. 0 students graduated with degree in advertising from Central Connecticut State University in 2010. Students at Central Connecticut State University paid $7,861 per year in tuition fees.

Three Rivers Community College, which was ranked 39th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Connecticut that has a advertising program. It is located in Norwich. Three Rivers Community College charged in-state students $3,386 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Advertising schools in Connecticut, charge students an average tuition of $15,166 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $34,250 per year, or as little as $3,386 per year. The Connecticut advertising schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Quinnipiac University - located in Hamden, students are charged $34,250 per year
  2. Central Connecticut State University - located in New Britain, students are charged $7,861 per year
  3. Three Rivers Community College - located in Norwich, students are charged $3,386 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Connecticut advertising schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Three Rivers Community College - located in Norwich, students are charged $3,386 per year
  2. Central Connecticut State University - located in New Britain, students are charged $7,861 per year
  3. Quinnipiac University - located in Hamden, students are charged $34,250 per year

An advertising degree from a Connecticut school... what next?

Most people who graduate from advertising school in Connecticut go on to work as an advertiser. In 2010, there were 1,420 advertisers working in Connecticut. The following counties have the largest number of Connecticut advertisers:

  1. Fairfield County - 720 advertisers
  2. Hartford County - 360 advertisers
  3. Middlesex County - 180 advertisers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,500 advertisers will be working in Connecticut state. This would require the number of advertisers to grow by 6%.

Salary

An advertiser in Connecticut makes an average of $73,820 per year. But, salaries for advertisers can vary. In 2010, advertisers made as little as less than $20,860 per year or as much as more than $122,840 per year in Connecticut. The counties in Connecticut with the highest average salary for an advertiser are:

  1. Fairfield County - $84,200 per year
  2. Hartford County - $51,720 per year
  3. Middlesex County - $50,410 per year

The Connecticut counties with the lowest average salary for advertisers are:

  1. New London County - $45,970 per year
  2. Litchfield County - $47,460 per year
  3. Middlesex County - $50,410 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Connecticut statistics regarding a career in advertising and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business administration or small business.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Advertising in Connecticut
  • Certificate in Advertising in Connecticut

Want to study at your own time and pace?

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,341 miles from location Central Connecticut State University New Britain CT 61.3421 35% 12,461
5,343 miles from location Quinnipiac University Hamden CT 68.9993 17% 7,758
5,305 miles from location Three Rivers Community College Norwich CT 9.14921 n/a 4,561
 

Curious what studying Advertising gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Connecticut

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Advertising Sales Agents + 1,420 $73,820 -24.1%
2
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers + 990 $87,990 13.8%
3
Advertising and Promotions Managers + 550 $83,930 -6.8%
4
Writers and Authors + 510 $67,380 -20.3%
 

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