Aptos has a total population of 9,396 and a student population of 15,974. Of these students, 15,974 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Aptos, by student population, is Cabrillo College. In 2010, Cabrillo College graduated approximately 3 students from its journalism program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a journalism degree from one of Aptos's journalism schools. If you decide to attend a journalism school in Aptos, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $774.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for journalism related books and supplies every year.
Many journalism graduates choose to work as journalists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aptos, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 12,700 journalists in California, 30 were working in the greater Aptos area. Aptos's journalist workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
As a journalist in Aptos, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,820 per year. This is higher than the average salary for journalists in the state.