Communications Schools In Kansas

Communications classes faculty can choose to work at one of 31 accredited communications schools in Kansas. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the communications academic community in Kansas, and the future trends in communications training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Communications
  • Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Masters degree in Communications
  • PhD degree in Communications


Schools

  1. Baker University

    618 Eighth Street, Baldwin City, Kansas 66006-0065

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  2. Barton County Community College

    245 NE 30th Road, Great Bend, Kansas 67530

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  3. Benedictine College

    1020 N 2nd St, Atchison, Kansas 66002-1499

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  4. Bethany College in Lindsborg

    335 E Swensson St, Lindsborg, Kansas 67456-1897

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  5. Bethel College in North Newton

    300 E 27th St, North Newton, Kansas 67117-8061

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  6. Butler Community College

    901 S Haverhill Rd, El Dorado, Kansas 67042-3280

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  7. Central Christian College of Kansas

    1200 S Main, McPherson, Kansas 67460-5740

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  8. Dodge City Community College

    2501 N 14th Ave, Dodge City, Kansas 67801-2399

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  9. Emporia State University

    1200 Commercial, Emporia, Kansas 66801-5087

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  10. Fort Hays State University

    600 Park St, Hays, Kansas 67601-4099

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  11. Friends University

    2100 W. University Ave., Wichita, Kansas 67213

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  12. Garden City Community College

    801 Campus Dr, Garden City, Kansas 67846-6333

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  13. Hutchinson Community College

    1300 N Plum St, Hutchinson, Kansas 67501

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  14. Independence Community College

    1057 West College Avenue, Independence, Kansas 67301-0708

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  15. University of Kansas

    Lawrence, Kansas 66045

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Newman University

    3100 McCormick Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67213-2097

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  17. Kansas State University

    Anderson Hall, Manhattan, Kansas 66506

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. Kansas Wesleyan University

    100 E. Claflin Ave., Salina, Kansas 67401-6196

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  19. Labette Community College

    200 S 14th, Parsons, Kansas 67357-4201

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  20. McPherson College

    1600 E Euclid, McPherson, Kansas 67460-1402

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  21. MidAmerica Nazarene University

    2030 E College Way, Olathe, Kansas 66062-1899

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  22. Ottawa University

    1001 South Cedar, Ottawa, Kansas 66067-3399

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  23. Ottawa University-Kansas City

    4370 W. 109th Street Suite 200, Overland Park, Kansas 66211

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  24. Pittsburg State University

    1701 S Broadway, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762

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  25. University of Saint Mary

    4100 S 4th St Trafficway, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048-5082

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  26. Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

    1801 N. Kansas Ave., Liberal, Kansas 67901

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  27. Southwestern College in Winfield

    100 College Street, Winfield, Kansas 67156-6224

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  28. Sterling College in Sterling

    125 W. Cooper, Sterling, Kansas 67579

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  29. Tabor College

    400 S Jefferson, Hillsboro, Kansas 67063-1799

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  30. Washburn University

    1700 SW College Avenue, Topeka, Kansas 66621-0001

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  31. Wichita State University

    1845 Fairmount, Wichita, Kansas 67260-0124

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Communications Employment

Kansas 3,900
National 439,660

Approximately 1% of the country's communications professionals work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Communications professionals In Kansas

2,110 4,660 4,650 4,090 3,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Kansas, communications is a growing field. In 2010 there were 1,790 more communications professionals working in Kansas than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of communications professionals has grown by 85%. This growth is faster than the national trend for communications professionals which shows a 8% decrease in the number of communications professionals working around the nation.

Communications VS. All Professions salaries in Kansas

$36,670 $35,597 $36,060 $35,635 $38,087
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of communications professionals is growing, the salaries paid to communications professionals are increasing in Kansas. Communications professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $36,670 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $38,087 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Kansas

10th percentile
$18,995
25th percentile
$23,315
50th percentile
$31,813
75th percentile
$47,258
90th percentile
$65,600

This represents a 4% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of communications, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid communications professionals earning 245% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Kansas state.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Kansas

Advertising
$63,320
Business
$82,873
Communications
$38,087
Creative Writing
$46,270
Fashion Marketing
$67,105
Marketing
$79,350
Public Relations
$87,060
Visual Communications
$38,442

In Kansas, communications professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Communications programs available for each degree type for all schools in Kansas

associate
9
bachelor
34
master
5
doctor
1
Certificate
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Total49

As the number of communications professionals is increasing in Kansas state, the number of students graduating from the 31 accredited communications schools in Kansas state is also increasing. In 2006, 378 students graduated from communications courses in Kansas. And in 2010, 650 students graduated.

Thus there was a 72% percent increase in the number of communications school degree or certificate graduates in Kansas. 69% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in communications.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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