Denver, Colorado has 2 journalism schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in journalism. Denver has a general population of 554,636 and an overall student population of 106,253. Approximately 34,481 of Denver's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Denver, by student population, is Metropolitan State College of Denver. In 2010, Metropolitan State College of Denver graduated approximately 62 students from its journalism program.
A total of 75 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Denver in 2010. If you decide to attend a journalism school in Denver, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,560.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,642 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Denver. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,495 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,751.
Many journalism graduates choose to work as journalists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Denver, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,420 journalists in Colorado. Of these journalists, 590 were working in the greater Denver area. By the year 2018, the number of journalists is expected to decrease by 0% in Denver. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Denver is $41,500 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for journalists.
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