District Of Columbia contains eight schools that offer journalism programs. George Washington University, the highest-ranking journalism school in DC, has a total student population of 25,061 and is the 52nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 8 journalism schools in District Of Columbia, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Catholic University of America comes out as the most expensive ($32,122/yr), with Gallaudet University as the lowest recorded at only $10,071/yr.
Journalism students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become journalists, media journalists, investigative journalists, broadcast journalists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 43,390 people working as writers and authors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,560. Also, Broadcast news analysts make on average $67,990 per year and there are about 5,820 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are 160 employed broadcast news analysts earning an average yearly salary of $66,890. Writers and authors in this state earn $77,820/yr and there are 1,540 employed.
Also, within the journalism schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from journalism, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.