Public Relations in Maine

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Schools Offering Public Relations Programs in Maine


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Maine receive public relations degrees every year. That means an estimated 1 public relations professionals graduate from Maine's 2 public relations schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Maine with a public relations program is Saint Joseph's College of Maine, which is located in Standish. In 2010, it was ranked 42nd nationwide. In 2010, no students graduated from Saint Joseph's College of Maine's public relations program. The tuition rate at Saint Joseph's College of Maine was $27,345 per year.

The second-ranked school in Maine with a public relations program is Thomas College, which is located in Waterville. In 2010, it was ranked 50th nationwide. In 2010, Thomas College graduated 1 students from its public relations program. Thomas College charged in-state students $21,680 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Maine public relations school, average tuition will be $24,513 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $21,680 per year to $27,345 per year. In 2010, the public relations schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Maine were:

  1. Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year
  2. Thomas College - located in Waterville, students are charged $21,680 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Maine public relations schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Thomas College - located in Waterville, students are charged $21,680 per year
  2. Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year

A public relations degree from a Maine school... what next?

The largest populations of Maine public relations professional are working in the following counties:

  1. Cumberland County - 360 public relations professionals
  2. Penobscot County - 50 public relations professionals
  3. Aroostook County - 40 public relations professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of public relations professionals in Maine will grow by 6%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 300 public relations professionals working in Maine.

Salary

public relations professionals in Maine make an average of $67,380 per year. In 2010, however, some Maine public relations professional earned as little as less than $37,310 per year or as much as more than $116,200 per year. The following counties in Maine have the highest average salaries for public relations professionals:

  1. Aroostook County - $75,750 per year
  2. Penobscot County - $67,220 per year
  3. Cumberland County - $66,865 per year

The following counties in Maine have the lowest average salaries for public relations professional:

  1. Cumberland County - $66,865 per year
  2. Penobscot County - $67,220 per year
  3. Aroostook County - $75,750 per year

The public relations professionals with highest average salaries in Maine were:

  1. Public Relations Manager - $67,380 per year

On average, the lowest paid public relations professionals in Maine were:

  1. Public Relations Manager - $67,380 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in public relations in Maine and to compare salaries with various related fields such as business management or advertising, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations in Maine

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Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,260 miles from location Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish ME 57.7119 26% 2,727
5,232 miles from location Thomas College Waterville ME 49.5042 40% 997
 

Curious what studying Public Relations gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Public Relations and Fundraising Managers + 470 $67,380 56.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are public relations related jobs in Maine