With an overall population of 13,472 and a student population of 16,968, approximately 16,968 of Boone students attend one of Boone's schools that offer journalism programs.
The largest journalism school in Boone, by student population, is Appalachian State University. In 2010, Appalachian State University graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in journalism.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in journalism in Boone in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,391 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boone journalism schools was an average of $25,012 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for journalism related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Boone is $25,390 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for journalists.