Delaware has a general population of 25,243 and an overall student population of 2,208. Approximately 1,893 of Delaware's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Ohio Wesleyan University is the largest journalism school in Delaware, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Journalism program at Ohio Wesleyan University.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Delaware in 2010. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Delaware was $35,030 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for journalism related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,224 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Delaware after graduating from journalism school, you should know that job prospects for journalists in Delaware, which is the most popular journalism profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,330 journalists in Ohio, 590 were working in the greater Delaware area. Delaware'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.
As a journalist in Delaware, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,130 per year. This is higher than the average salary for journalists in the state.