Radford has a general population of 15,859 and an overall student population of 8,878. Approximately 8,878 of Radford's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Radford University is the largest journalism school in Radford, based on student population. Approximately 101 students graduated in 2010 from Radford University with credentials in journalism.
In 2010, 101 students graduated with a journalism degree in Radford. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,874 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Radford journalism schools was an average of $27,538 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for journalism related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,970 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,404.
After graduating with your credentials in journalism, if you decide to work as a journalist in Radford, your job prospects are not very good. The number of journalists in Radford is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.