Pullman has a general population of 24,675 and an overall student population of 26,101. Approximately 26,101 of Pullman's students are enrolled in schools that offer journalism programs.
Of the 1 journalism schools in Pullman, the largest journalism school, by student population, is Washington State University. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Washington State University with credentials in journalism.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Pullman in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,297 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Pullman journalism schools was an average of $33,373 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $936 for journalism related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pullman-based journalism schools, you will have an added expense of $8,886 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Pullman after graduating from journalism school, you should know that job prospects for journalists in Pullman, which is the most popular journalism profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,360 journalists in Washington State, 30 were working in the greater Pullman area. Pullman's journalist workforce is projected to decrease by -23% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Pullman is $25,180 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for journalists.