With an overall population of 6,002 and a student population of 1,322, approximately 1,322 of Sioux Center students attend one of Sioux Center's schools that offer journalism programs.
Sioux Center's largest journalism school is Dordt College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Dordt College with credentials in journalism.
If you decide to attend a journalism school in Sioux Center, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,080.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $910 for journalism related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board at Sioux Center-based journalism schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
After graduating with your credentials in journalism, if you decide to work as a journalist in Sioux Center, your job prospects are not very good. There were 950 journalists working in Iowa and 110 working in the greater Sioux Center area in 2010. The number of journalists in Sioux Center is expected to decrease by -5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Sioux Center is $24,600 per year, which is lower than the average for journalists state-wide.