Frankfort, KY has seven advertising schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Kentucky, the highest ranked school in this group with an advertising program, has a total student population of 26,295. It is the 152nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state .
Advertising students from Frankfort schools who go on to become advertisers, advertising specialists, marketing specialists, marketers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 35,760 people working as advertising and promotions managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $97,670. Also, Market research analysts make on average $67,500 per year and there are about 226,410 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 30 employed market research analysts earning an average salary of $59,120. Advertising and promotions managers in this area earn $43,950/yr and there are ** employed.
Frankfort lies in Franklin county, which is one of the 55 counties in Kentucky. Overall, the West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area has 153,910 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $16.61/hr average worker wage, and a $34,550 average annual salary. Thus, about ** out of every 1000 jobs in Frankfort are held by advertising and promotions managers, and 0.198/1000 are held by market research analysts.
Of the 7 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Frankfort, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Miami University-Oxford comes out as the most expensive ($19,305/yr) for advertising students, with Miami-Jacobs Career College as the lowest, reported at only $9,906/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Frankfort|
|Saint Catharine||KY||-||1||13.7868||38||40.0 miles|
|New Albany||IN||-||1||50.4945||53||52.0 miles|
|Crestview Hills||KY||-||1||24.073||65||59.2 miles|
|Saint Martin||OH||-||1||11.3716||2||87.8 miles|