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Journalism Schools in Louisiana

There are four schools in the state of Louisiana offering journalism programs. In 2010, 37 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana journalism schools.

Overview

36 students graduate from journalism programs in this state, on average, per year. 37 students graduated with a journalism degree at the bachelor's level in 2010.

Four journalism schools are located in this gulf state. And out of these, three schools are public, while one school is private. Tuition at a public journalism school varies from $3,360 to $5,545, while tuitions at a private journalism school are $13,030.

Average tuition for journalism programs is $6,915. While the highest tuition for journalism programs, which is $13,030 every year, is at Louisiana College, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,360 every year, is at Southern University at New Orleans.

Journalism schools in Louisiana offer bachelors degrees. No undergraduate level journalism students pursued degrees at the masters level in 2010.

Journalism Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

36 students graduate from journalism programs in this state, on average, per year. 37 students graduated with a journalism degree at the bachelor's level in 2010.

Journalism Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 38
  • Bachelor 2007: 49
  • Bachelor 2008: 35
  • Bachelor 2009: 29
  • Bachelor 2010: 37

Journalism Program Availability in Louisiana

Louisiana schools offer a total of four journalism programs.

Journalism Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 4

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Broadcast News Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38010
  • 25th Percentile: 45710
  • Median: 58830
  • 75th Percentile: 82890
  • 90th Percentile: 94020

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

Reporters and Correspondents — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20860
  • 25th Percentile: 26320
  • Median: 32280
  • 75th Percentile: 46510
  • 90th Percentile: 64350

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

Broadcast News Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45900
  • Median Salary 2007: 49950
  • Median Salary 2008: 58610
  • Median Salary 2009: 46970
  • Median Salary 2010: 58830
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

Reporters and Correspondents — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31640
  • Median Salary 2007: 34160
  • Median Salary 2008: 35380
  • Median Salary 2009: 37730
  • Median Salary 2010: 32280
  • Total Employed 2006: 600
  • Total Employed 2007: 660
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 530

Louisiana vs National Journalism Employment

Louisiana vs National Journalism Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.142% (580)

Journalism Schools in Louisiana

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1. Southern University at New Orleans

6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 286-5000

Southern University at New Orleans is near the center of the city and SUNO offers one journalism program. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. SUNO is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in journalism.

2. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University is located in town of Ruston, Louisiana and it offers one journalism program. 11,743 students seek degrees in 126 Tech programs, overall. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

3. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana offers one program in journalism and it is in Natchitoches, LA. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, this school is the third largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering journalism.

4. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College is located in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana and it offers one program in journalism. 1,893 students pursue degrees in 62 programs at this school, overall. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks fourth in the state of Louisiana.