With an overall population of 30,224 and a student population of 9,137, approximately 9,137 of Fairbanks students attend one of Fairbanks's schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Fairbanks, by student population, is University of Alaska Fairbanks. In 2010, University of Alaska Fairbanks graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a journalism degree in Fairbanks. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,742 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fairbanks journalism schools was an average of $25,822 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Fairbanks. And if you live on campus at one of the Fairbanks-based journalism schools, you will have an added expense of $6,802 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,308.