Fairfield has a general population of 96,178 and an overall student population of 12,397. Approximately 12,222 of Fairfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Solano Community College is the largest journalism school in Fairfield, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Journalism program at Solano Community College.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Fairfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Fairfield was $816 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for journalism related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a journalist in Fairfield, your job prospects are not very good. There were 12,700 journalists working in California and 50 working in the greater Fairfield area in 2010. The number of journalists in Fairfield is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Fairfield is $26,170 per year, which is lower than the average for journalists state-wide.