With an overall population of 63,893 and a student population of 13,945, approximately 10,446 of Merced students attend one of Merced's schools that offer journalism programs.
Merced's largest journalism school is Merced College. In 2010, Merced College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in journalism.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $658 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for journalism related books and supplies each year.
Many journalism graduates choose to work as journalists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Merced, your job prospects are not very good. Merced's journalist workforce is projected to decrease by -13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.