Whittier has a total population of 83,680 and a student population of 24,983. Of these students, 22,432 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Whittier's largest journalism school is Rio Hondo College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Journalism program at Rio Hondo College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a journalism degree from one of Whittier's journalism schools. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Whittier was $670 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for journalism related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a journalist in Whittier, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,100 journalists in California, 1,310 were working in the greater Whittier area. The number of journalists in Whittier is expected to decrease by -13% 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 Whittier is $41,330 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for journalists.