With an overall population of 396,375 and a student population of 28,895, approximately 25,960 of Mesa students attend one of Mesa's schools that offer journalism programs.
Of the 1 journalism schools in Mesa, the largest journalism school, by student population, is Mesa Community College. In 2010, Mesa Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in journalism.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in journalism in Mesa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Mesa was $1,734 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Mesa.
If you plan on staying in Mesa after graduating from journalism school, you should know that job prospects for journalists in Mesa, which is the most popular journalism profession, are not very good. There were 2,500 journalists working in Arizona and 630 working in the greater Mesa area in 2010. Mesa's journalist workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Mesa is $42,940 per year, which is higher than the average for journalists state-wide.