With an overall population of 5,373 and a student population of 2,099, approximately 2,099 of Powell students attend one of Powell's schools that offer journalism programs.
Northwest College is the largest journalism school in Powell, based on student population. In 2010, Northwest College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in journalism.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in journalism from journalism schools in Powell in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Powell's journalism schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,851 per year in instate tuition and $13,115 per year in out of state tuition.
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 $3,916 per year, on average, for room and board at Powell-based journalism schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in journalism, if you decide to work as a journalist in Powell, your job prospects are not very good. The number of journalists in Powell is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for journalists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a journalist in Powell is $31,820 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for journalists.