Asheboro has a total population of 21,672 and a student population of 3,044. Of these students, 3,044 are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Asheboro, by student population, is Randolph Community College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Randolph Community College with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a journalism degree from one of Asheboro's journalism schools. In 2009 tuition at journalism schools in Asheboro was $1,266 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,077 for journalism related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in journalism, if you decide to work as a journalist in Asheboro, your job prospects are good. There were 4,070 journalists working in North Carolina and 180 working in the greater Asheboro area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of journalists is expected to increase by 14% in Asheboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Asheboro is $29,010 per year, which is higher than the average for journalists state-wide.