Toms River has a total population of 86,327 and a student population of 11,335. Of these students, 10,415 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Ocean County College is the largest journalism school in Toms River, based on student population. In 2010, Ocean County College graduated approximately 9 students from its journalism program.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Toms River in 2010. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Toms River was $3,098 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for journalism related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in journalism, if you decide to work as a journalist in Toms River, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,400 journalists working in New Jersey and 250 working in the greater Toms River area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of journalists is expected to decrease by -20% in Toms River. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.