Scottsdale has a general population of 202,705 and an overall student population of 13,033. Approximately 10,923 of Scottsdale's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Scottsdale's largest journalism school is Scottsdale Community College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Scottsdale Community College with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a journalism certificate from one of Scottsdale's journalism schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,734 per year in tuition costs.
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 Scottsdale.
If you decide to work as a journalist in Scottsdale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,500 journalists in Arizona. Of these journalists, 630 were working in the greater Scottsdale area. By the year 2018, the number of journalists is expected to increase by 1% in Scottsdale. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Scottsdale is $42,940 per year, which is higher than the average for journalists state-wide.