With an overall population of 5,582 and a student population of 3,636, approximately 3,636 of Ada students attend one of Ada's schools that offer journalism programs.
Of the 1 journalism schools in Ada, the largest journalism school, by student population, is Ohio Northern University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Ohio Northern University with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a journalism degree from one of Ada's journalism schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,866 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Ada. And if you live on campus at one of the Ada-based journalism schools, you will have an added expense of $8,280 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Ada after graduating from journalism school, you should know that job prospects for journalists in Ada, which is the most popular journalism profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,330 journalists in Ohio, 120 were working in the greater Ada area. Ada's journalist workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Ada is $26,500 per year, which is lower than the average for journalists state-wide.