Delaware contains four schools that offer journalism programs. Delaware State University, the highest-ranking journalism school in DE, has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 journalism schools in Delaware, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wesley College comes out as the most expensive ($19,805/yr), with Delaware Technical and Community College-Terry as the lowest recorded at only $5,008/yr.
Journalism students from Delaware 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.
Also, within the journalism schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from journalism, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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