Communications Schools
In Virginia Beach, Virginia

The city of Virginia Beach has only one school where communications faculty can find employment. The trends in Virginia Beach's communications academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes communications training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Communications Employment

Virginia Beach 2,160
Virginia 11,580

Exactly 2,160 of the 11,580 communications professionals employed in Virginia, work in Virginia Beach. Between 2006 and 2010, in Virginia Beach, there has been a 3% growth in the number of communications professionals. Overall employment in Virginia Beach has also increased.

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Communications employment growth

11,050 11,700 12,030 12,030 11,580
2,090 1,950 2,280 2,120 2,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Virginia Beach

Communications VS. All professions salaries in Virginia Beach

$39,173 $40,510 $43,523 $44,755 $44,197
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Communications in Virginia Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Virginia Beach

As the number of communications professionals in Virginia Beach has grown, salaries for communications professionals have also increased. In 2010 communications professionals in Virginia Beach reportedly earned an average salary of $44,197 per year. The average salary for communications professionals in Virginia Beach was $39,173 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Virginia Beach.

Salary percentiles for Communications professionals in Virginia Beach

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Communications professionals make a median salary of $37,503 per year in Virginia Beach. The difference in pay between the communications professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 197%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,235 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,947 per year.

Average Salaries for Communications professionals and related professions in Virginia Beach

Visual Communications
Creative Writing
Fashion Marketing
Public Relations

On average communications professionals in Virginia Beach earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Virginia Beach.

Educational Trends

Communications schools in Virginia Beach


Many of Virginia Beach's communications professionals are graduates of the only accredited communications school in the city.

Communications Programs Offered In Virginia Beach


Virginia Beach's communications schools offer 3 communications degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Communications Degrees In Virginia Beach


In 2010 approximately 93 students completed communications courses.

Communications Faculty Salaries in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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