With an overall population of 84,084 and a student population of 32,698, approximately 32,313 of Santa Monica students attend one of Santa Monica's schools that offer journalism programs.
Of the 1 journalism schools in Santa Monica, the largest journalism school, by student population, is Santa Monica College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Santa Monica College with credentials in journalism.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Santa Monica in 2010. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Santa Monica was $652 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,224 for journalism related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Santa Monica after graduating from journalism school, you should know that job prospects for journalists in Santa Monica, which is the most popular journalism profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,100 journalists in California. Of these journalists, 1,310 were working in the greater Santa Monica area. By the year 2018, the number of journalists is expected to decrease by -13% in Santa Monica. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Santa Monica is $41,330 per year, which is higher than the average for journalists state-wide.