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Journalism Schools In Delaware

There are 2 accredited journalism schools in Delaware for faculty who teach journalism classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the journalism academic community in Delaware, and the future trends in journalism training at the journalism bachelors degree level.


  1. Delaware State University

    1200 N. Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware 19901

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Wilmington University

    320 Dupont Hwy, New Castle, Delaware 19720

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Journalism Employment

Delaware 190
National 105,350

Approximately 0% of the country's journalism professionals work in Delaware state.

Employment Growth for Journalism professionals In Delaware

340 340 250 220 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Journalism is a shrinking field in Delaware. There were 150 less journalism professionals working in Delaware in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 44% 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 Delaware

$35,645 $38,510 $36,955 $38,255 $34,885
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by journalism professionals is decreasing in Delaware. In 2006 journalism professionals made a mean salary of $35,645 per year, and in 2010 they made $34,885 per year.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Delaware

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This represents a decline in salaries of 2%. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. Within the field of journalism, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid journalism professionals earning 167% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Delaware state.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Delaware

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In Delaware, journalism professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Journalism programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited journalism schools in Delaware is increasing. In 2006, 8 students graduated from journalism courses in Delaware. And in 2010, 10 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of journalism school degree or certificate graduates in Delaware by 25%. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in journalism.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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