New Rochelle has a general population of 72,182 and an overall student population of 11,329. Approximately 4,248 of New Rochelle's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Iona College is the largest journalism school in New Rochelle, based on student population. In 2010, Iona College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a journalism degree in New Rochelle. If you decide to attend a journalism school in New Rochelle, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,500.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,900 for journalism related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Rochelle-based journalism schools, you will have an added expense of $11,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,750.
Many journalism graduates choose to work as journalists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 journalists in New York were working in the greater New Rochelle area. The government projects that the number of journalists in New Rochelle will decrease by -16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
As a journalist in New Rochelle, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,590 per year. This is higher than the average salary for journalists in the state.