Lisle has a total population of 21,182 and a student population of 5,916. Of these students, 5,836 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Lisle, by student population, is Benedictine University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Journalism program at Benedictine University.
In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Lisle was $22,310 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Lisle. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $26,010.
Many journalism graduates choose to work as journalists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lisle, your job prospects are average. There were 5,360 journalists working in Illinois and 1,990 working in the greater Lisle area in 2010. The number of journalists in Lisle is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Lisle is $36,910 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for journalists.