Journalism in Idaho

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Schools Offering Journalism Programs in Idaho


Around 0.0% of Idaho's graduates graduate from journalism degree programs every year. Thus, Idaho's 3 journalism schools put out approximately 18 journalists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Idaho with a journalism program is University of Idaho, which is located in Moscow. In 2010, it was ranked 34th nationwide. 16 students graduated with a degree in journalism from University of Idaho in 2010. Tuition at University of Idaho was $5,402 per year.

Northwest Nazarene University, which was ranked 76th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Idaho that has a journalism program. It is located in Nampa. Northwest Nazarene University charged in-state students $23,100 in tuition fees per year.

North Idaho College, which was ranked 76th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Idaho that has a journalism program. It is located in Coeur D Alene. In 2010, North Idaho College graduated 2 students from its journalism programs. Students at North Idaho College paid $2,658 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Journalism schools in Idaho, charge students an average tuition of $10,387 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $23,100 per year, or as little as $2,658 per year. In 2010, the following Idaho journalism schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Northwest Nazarene University - located in Nampa, students are charged $23,100 per year
  2. University of Idaho - located in Moscow, students are charged $5,402 per year
  3. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year

The journalism schools in Idaho that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year
  2. University of Idaho - located in Moscow, students are charged $5,402 per year
  3. Northwest Nazarene University - located in Nampa, students are charged $23,100 per year

A journalism degree from an Idaho school... what next?

Most people who graduate from journalism school in Idaho go on to work as a journalist. In 2010, there were 260 journalists working in Idaho. In Idaho, the largest numbers of journalists work in the following counties:

  1. Ada County - 80 journalists
  2. Blaine County - 40 journalists
  3. Benewah County - 40 journalists

Salary

A journalist in Idaho makes an average of $29,870 per year. In 2010, however, some Idaho journalists earned as little as less than $18,290 per year or as much as more than $58,720 per year. On average a journalist earns the most in the following Idaho counties:

  1. Kootenai County - $35,880 per year
  2. Ada County - $34,580 per year
  3. Blaine County - $27,940 per year

A journalist in the following counties in Idaho make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Benewah County - $25,670 per year
  2. Blaine County - $27,940 per year
  3. Ada County - $34,580 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in journalism in Idaho and to compare salaries with various related fields such as communications or journalism, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Journalism in Idaho
  • Bachelor's Degree in Journalism in Idaho

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,480 miles from location University of Idaho Moscow ID 66.4145 44% 11,957
7,447 miles from location North Idaho College Coeur D Alene ID 16.995 n/a 5,659
7,533 miles from location Northwest Nazarene University Nampa ID 23.5206 n/a 1,950
 

Curious what studying Journalism gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Idaho

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Photographers + 290 $27,100 -14.7%
2
Reporters and Correspondents + 260 $29,870 13.0%
3
Broadcast News Analysts + 70 $51,280 133.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are journalism related jobs in Idaho