Newark has a total population of 273,546 and a student population of 40,840. Of these students, 11,501 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Newark, by student population, is Rutgers University-Newark. In 2010, Rutgers University-Newark graduated approximately 8 students from its journalism program.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Newark in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Newark's journalism schools was $26,345 per year for instate students and $36,977 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,431 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a journalism program in Newark. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,155 per year, on average, for room and board at Newark-based journalism schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,689.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Newark is $32,290 per year, which is lower than the average for journalists state-wide.