Bethany has a general population of 20,307 and an overall student population of 2,441. Approximately 2,110 of Bethany's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Bethany's largest journalism school is Southern Nazarene University. In 2010, Southern Nazarene University graduated approximately 1 students from its journalism program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in journalism in Bethany in 2010. If you decide to attend a journalism school in Bethany, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,664.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for journalism related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,690 per year, on average, for room and board at Bethany-based journalism schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,264.
Many journalism graduates choose to work as journalists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bethany, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,020 journalists in Oklahoma, 250 were working in the greater Bethany area. The government projects that the number of journalists in Bethany will increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Bethany is $30,820 per year, which is higher than the average for journalists state-wide.