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Journalism Schools in Illinois

Journalism Schools in Illinois

In Illinois an estimated 1,108 students graduate from journalism schools every year. Illinois has 21 journalism schools to choose from, if you are interested in studying journalism. At journalism schools in Illinois, you can expect to pay $19,943 per year in tuition for a degree in journalism.

Illinois's largest journalism school, which is located in Evanston, is Northwestern University. Approximately 306 students graduated with a journalism degree from Northwestern University in 2009, which is 28% of the total state journalism graduates for that year. Tuition at Northwestern University, was $38,463 per year in 2010.

Journalism Salaries and Career Outlook in Illinois

A majority of those with an education in journalism pursue a career as a journalist. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Illinois, it is important to know that the job outlook for journalism graduates in the state is average. Approximately 5,360 journalists are currently working in Illinois. This number is projected to increase to 5,790 by the year 2018. This indicates an 8% change in the number of journalists in Illinois.

As a journalist in Illinois you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $21,257 per year to more than $57,910 per year. In Illinois, journalists make an average of $31,956 per year.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Journalism Degree in Illinois
  • Associates Degree in Journalism
  • Bachelors Degree in Journalism
  • Journalism Classes
  • Journalism Courses
  • Journalism Training

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  1. 1University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Address:
    601 E John Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711

    Awards Offered:
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2DePaul UniversityDePaul University

    Address:
    55 E Jackson, Chicago, Illinois 60604

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  3. 3Northern Illinois UniversityNorthern Illinois University

    Address:
    1425 W. Lincoln Hwy., Dekalb, Illinois 60115-2828

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  4. 4Illinois State UniversityIllinois State University

    Address:
    North and School Streets, Normal, Illinois 61790-1000

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  5. 5Southern Illinois University CarbondaleSouthern Illinois University Carbondale

    Address:
    Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4512

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  6. 6Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern University

    Address:
    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  7. 7Loyola University ChicagoLoyola University Chicago

    Address:
    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  8. 8Harper CollegeHarper College

    Address:
    1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, Illinois 60067-7398

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  9. 9Western Illinois UniversityWestern Illinois University

    Address:
    1 University Circle, Macomb, Illinois 61455

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  10. 10Columbia College ChicagoColumbia College Chicago

    Address:
    600 South Michigan, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1996

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  11. 11Eastern Illinois UniversityEastern Illinois University

    Address:
    600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  12. 12Illinois Institute of TechnologyIllinois Institute of Technology

    Address:
    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  13. 13Roosevelt UniversityRoosevelt University

    Address:
    430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1394

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  14. 14Lewis UniversityLewis University

    Address:
    One University Parkway, Romeoville, Illinois 60446-2200

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  15. 15Benedictine UniversityBenedictine University

    Address:
    5700 College Rd, Lisle, Illinois 60532-0900

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  16. 16Bradley UniversityBradley University

    Address:
    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  17. 17University of Illinois at SpringfieldUniversity of Illinois at Springfield

    Address:
    One University Plaza, Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  18. 18Olivet Nazarene UniversityOlivet Nazarene University

    Address:
    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  19. 19Dominican UniversityDominican University

    Address:
    7900 W Division St, River Forest, Illinois 60305

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  20. 20School of the Art Institute of ChicagoSchool of the Art Institute of Chicago

    Address:
    36 S Wabash, Chicago, Illinois 60603

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

  21. 21North Central CollegeNorth Central College

    Address:
    30 N Brainard St, Naperville, Illinois 60540

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree

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