Mount Gay, WV has three advertising schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Concord University, the highest ranked school in this group with an advertising program, has a total student population of 2,882. It is the 454th highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of West Virginia (#1 is Marshall University).
Advertising students from Mount Gay 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.
Of the 3 advertising schools with a 100-mile radius of Mount Gay, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Rio Grande comes out as the most expensive ($21,986/yr) for advertising students, with West Virginia State Community and Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $2,063/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Mount Gay|
|Rio Grande||OH||-||3||18.3873||146||74.6 miles|
|New Boston||OH||-||1||21.3268||7||80.7 miles|