Journalism Schools
In Virginia Beach, Virginia

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

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism
  • Masters degree in Journalism


Professional Trends

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Journalism Employment

Virginia Beach 930
Virginia 2,610

Of the 2,610 journalism professionals employed in Virginia, 930 work in Virginia Beach. There has been a 58% growth in the number of journalism professionals in Virginia Beach between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of journalism professionals in Virginia Beach has increased, overall employment in Virginia Beach has also increased.

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Journalism employment growth

2,970 2,870 2,690 2,450 2,610
590 370 760 670 930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Virginia Beach

Journalism VS. All professions salaries in Virginia Beach

$30,055 $23,510 $37,710 $37,270 $39,745
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Journalism in Virginia Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Virginia Beach

Salaries for journalism professionals in Virginia Beach have increased. Virginia Beach journalism professionals made $39,745 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, journalism professionals in Virginia Beach made an average salary of $30,055 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Virginia Beach.

Salary percentiles for Journalism professionals in Virginia Beach

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Journalism professionals in Virginia Beach make a median yearly salary of $35,180. The difference in pay between the journalism professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 201%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $19,995 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,155 per year.

Average Salaries for Journalism professionals and related professions in Virginia Beach

Creative Writing

Journalism professional salaries in Virginia Beach are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Journalism schools in Virginia Beach


Many of Virginia Beach's journalism professionals are graduates of the only accredited journalism school in the city.

Journalism Programs Offered In Virginia Beach


Virginia Beach's journalism schools offer 2 journalism degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Journalism Degrees In Virginia Beach


In 2010 approximately 16 students graduated from journalism courses.

Journalism Faculty Salaries in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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