San Mateo has a total population of 92,482 and a student population of 11,310. Of these students, 11,310 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
San Mateo's largest journalism school is College of San Mateo. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from College of San Mateo with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a journalism degree from one of San Mateo's journalism schools. If you decide to attend a journalism school in San Mateo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
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 San Mateo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,100 journalists in California, 580 were working in the greater San Mateo area. By the year 2018, the number of journalists is expected to decrease by -13% in San Mateo. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in San Mateo is $43,780 per year, which is higher than the average for journalists state-wide.