Journalism Schools
In College Park, Maryland

Journalism faculty can choose to work at only one journalism school in College Park. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in journalism in the city of College Park, which encompasses journalism training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism
  • Masters degree in Journalism
  • PhD degree in Journalism


Statistics

Professional Trends

College Park Vs. Maryland Journalism Employment

College Park 3,480
Maryland 1,860

Of the 1,860 journalism professionals employed in Maryland, 3,480 work in College Park. There has been a 0% decline in the number of journalism professionals in College Park between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of journalism professionals in College Park has decreased, overall employment in College Park has increased.

College Park Vs. Maryland Journalism employment growth

2,460 2,710 2,350 2,120 1,860
3,480 3,500 3,540 3,330 3,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: College Park

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in College Park

$50,040 $57,665 $66,810 $66,830 $62,107
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in College Park
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in College Park

Salaries for journalism professionals in College Park have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,107 per year was earned by journalism professionals in College Park. The average salary for journalism professionals in College Park was $50,040 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of journalism professionals in College Park is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in College Park

10th percentile
$29,213
25th percentile
$38,390
50th percentile
$49,590
75th percentile
$70,960
90th percentile
$102,117

Journalism professionals in College Park earn a median salary of $49,590 per year. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 250%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,213 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $102,117 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in College Park

Communications
$60,061
Journalism
$62,107
Creative Writing
$75,250

On average journalism professionals in College Park earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in College Park.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in College Park

1

There is only one accredited journalism school in the city. Many of College Park's journalism professionals are graduates of this school.

Journalism Programs Offered In College Park

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

College Park's journalism schools offer 3 journalism degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In College Park

associate
0
bachelor
117
master
26
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total148

Approximately 148 students graduated from journalism courses in 2010.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in College Park, Maryland

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