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Journalism Schools in Connecticut

There are four schools in the state of Connecticut offering journalism programs. 192 students graduated with degrees from Connecticut journalism schools in 2010. 169 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 23 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 163 students graduate from programs in Connecticut in journalism every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from journalism programs. Specifically, 169 students graduated with a journalism degree at the bachelor's level and 23 with a degree at the master's level.

Four journalism schools are located in Connecticut. Out of these, one school is private, while three schools are public. While tuition at a public journalism school varies from $7,861 to $10,416, tuition at a private journalism school is $34,250.

Average tuition for journalism programs is $13,581. While the lowest tuition in Connecticut, which is $7,861 every year, is at Southern Connecticut State University, the highest tuition for journalism programs, which is $34,250 each year, is at Quinnipiac University.

Schools in Connecticut offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees for journalism students.

Journalism Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

On average, 163 students graduate from programs in Connecticut in journalism every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from journalism programs. Specifically, 169 students graduated with a journalism degree at the bachelor's level and 23 with a degree at the master's level.

Journalism Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 186
  • Bachelor 2007: 111
  • Bachelor 2008: 114
  • Bachelor 2009: 148
  • Bachelor 2010: 169
  • Master 2006: 41
  • Master 2007: 19
  • Master 2008: 21
  • Master 2009: 25
  • Master 2010: 23

Journalism Program Availability in Connecticut

Connecticut schools offer a total of five journalism programs. Of these programs, close to 80% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Journalism Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 1

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27620
  • 25th Percentile: 35270
  • Median: 46820
  • 75th Percentile: 79350
  • 90th Percentile: 93340

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24400
  • 25th Percentile: 28100
  • Median: 37690
  • 75th Percentile: 51310
  • 90th Percentile: 69580

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40930
  • Median Salary 2007: 42270
  • Median Salary 2008: 43575
  • Median Salary 2009: 44450
  • Median Salary 2010: 46820
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36600
  • Median Salary 2007: 39510
  • Median Salary 2008: 40640
  • Median Salary 2009: 39860
  • Median Salary 2010: 37690
  • Total Employed 2006: 700
  • Total Employed 2007: 550
  • Total Employed 2008: 620
  • Total Employed 2009: 580
  • Total Employed 2010: 600

Connecticut vs National Journalism Employment

Connecticut vs National Journalism Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.260% (640)

Journalism Schools in Connecticut

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1. The University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 6269
(860) 486-2000

The University of Connecticut is in Storrs, CT and it offers one journalism program. Uconn is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Connecticut. In terms of programs, it is the fourth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering journalism.

2. Central Connecticut State University

1615 Stanley St
New Britain, CT 6050
(860) 832-3200

Central Connecticut State University offers one journalism program and CCSU is in the suburbs of New Britain, Connecticut. Overall, 12,477 students seek degrees in 130 Central Connecticut State University programs. This medium-sized school ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of Connecticut.

3. Quinnipiac University

Mt Carmel Ave
Hamden, CT 6518
(203) 582-8200

Quinnipiac University offers two journalism programs. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level journalism degree by it and one master's level degree in journalism. Quinnipiac is in Hamden, Connecticut, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 8,166 students pursue degrees in 74 programs at this school. This school is the fourth largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering journalism.

4. Southern Connecticut State University

501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515-1355
(203) 392-5200

Southern Connecticut State University, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in New Haven, CT and it offers one journalism program. Southern is a public 4-year institution. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering journalism.