Bluffton has a general population of 3,896 and an overall student population of 1,127. Approximately 1,127 of Bluffton's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Bluffton University is the largest journalism school in Bluffton, based on student population. In 2010, Bluffton University graduated approximately 1 students from its journalism program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a journalism degree in Bluffton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,044 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Bluffton. And if you live on campus at one of the Bluffton-based journalism schools, you will have an added expense of $8,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,694.
If you plan on staying in Bluffton after graduating from journalism school, you should know that job prospects for journalists in Bluffton, which is the most popular journalism profession, are not very good. Bluffton's journalist workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for journalists.