Journalism Schools In New York

In New York, there are 31 accredited schools where journalism classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in journalism in the state of New York, which encompasses journalism training at the following levels:

  • Journalism Certificate
  • Associates degree in Journalism
  • Bachelors degree in Journalism
  • Masters degree in Journalism


Schools

  1. Adirondack Community College

    640 Bay Rd, Queensbury, New York 12804

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  2. Columbia University in the City of New York

    West 116 St and Broadway, New York, New York 10027

    4 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. CUNY Brooklyn College

    2900 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11210

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  4. CUNY Graduate School and University Center

    365 Fifth Ave, New York, New York 10016

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  5. CUNY Kingsborough Community College

    2001 Oriental Blvd, Brooklyn, New York 11235-2398

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  6. CUNY Lehman College

    250 Bedford Park Blvd W, Bronx, New York 10468

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  7. Fulton-Montgomery Community College

    2805 State Hwy 67, Johnstown, New York 12095-3790

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  8. Herkimer County Community College

    100 Reservoir Rd, Herkimer, New York 13350-1598

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  9. Hofstra University

    100 Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York 11549

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Iona College

    715 North Ave, New Rochelle, New York 10801-1890

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  11. Ithaca College

    953 Danby Rd, Ithaca, New York 14850-7002

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  12. Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus

    University Plaza, Brooklyn, New York 11201-5372

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  13. Long Island University-C W Post Campus

    720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, New York 11548-1300

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  14. Marist College

    3399 North Rd, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

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  15. New School of Radio and Television

    7 Harriman Campus Road, Albany, New York 12206

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  16. New York University

    70 Washington Sq South, New York, New York 10012-1091

    33 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Onondaga Community College

    4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse, New York 13215-4585

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  18. Pace University-New York

    1 Pace Plaza, New York, New York 10038-1598

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  19. Polytechnic Institute of New York University

    Six Metrotech Ctr, Brooklyn, New York 11201

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Saint Bonaventure University

    3261 W. State Road, Saint Bonaventure, New York 14778

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  21. St. John's University-New York

    8000 Utopia Pky, Queens, New York 11439

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  22. Morrisville State College

    Morrisville, New York 13408

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  23. Stony Brook University

    Stony Brook, New York 11794

    111 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. SUNY College at Brockport

    350 New Campus Dr, Brockport, New York 14420-2919

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  25. SUNY College at Buffalo

    1300 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, New York 14222

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  26. State University of New York at New Paltz

    1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, New York 12561-2443

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  27. SUNY College at Oswego

    7060 State Route 104, Oswego, New York 13126

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  28. SUNY at Purchase College

    735 Anderson Hill Rd, Purchase, New York 10577-1400

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  29. SUNY College at Plattsburgh

    101 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901-2681

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  30. Syracuse University

    Syracuse, New York 13244-5040

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  31. Utica College

    1600 Burrstone Rd, Utica, New York 13502-4892

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New York Vs. National Journalism Employment

New York 8,300
National 105,350

Of all of the journalism professionals in the country, nearly 8% are in the state of New York.

Employment Growth for Journalism professionals In New York

10,780 9,330 8,650 8,120 8,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New York, the field of journalism is shrinking. In New York, 2,480 less journalism professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 23% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for journalism professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of journalism professionals has shrunk by 12% between 2006 and 2010.

Journalism VS. All Professions salaries in New York

$54,523 $57,463 $57,207 $59,950 $63,243
$47,100 $51,120 $53,567 $54,837 $56,461
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of journalism professionals is declining, the salaries paid to journalism professionals are increasing in New York. In 2006 journalism professionals made a mean salary of $54,523 per year, and in 2010 they made $63,243 per year.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in New York

10th percentile
$24,217
25th percentile
$32,543
50th percentile
$49,280
75th percentile
$75,737
90th percentile
$102,194

Thus, there was a 14% growth in journalism professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of journalism, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid journalism professionals earning 322% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in New York state.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in New York

Communications
$62,217
Creative Writing
$88,630
Journalism
$63,243

Journalism professionals in New York earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Journalism programs available for each degree type for all schools in New York

associate
6
bachelor
23
master
9
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total43

The number of students graduating from the 31 accredited journalism schools in New York is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,543 journalism graduates from journalism courses in New York and in 2010 there were 1,372 graduates.

Thus there was a 11% percent decrease in the number of journalism school degree or certificate graduates in New York. A majority of these graduates, or 53%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in journalism.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in New York

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