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Communication & Media Studies at Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus

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Communication & Media Studies at Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus

The Communication & Media Studies major is part of the communication & journalism program at Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus.

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, average salaries, and more. Also, learn how FDU ranks among other schools offering degrees in communications.

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Communication & Media Studies Degrees Available at FDU

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications

FDU Communications Rankings

The communications major at FDU is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Communication & Media Studies. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Colleges for Communication & Media Studies 60
Most Popular Colleges for Communication & Media Studies 354

Popularity of Communications at FDU

During the 2017-2018 academic year, Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus handed out 51 bachelor's degrees in communication and media studies. Due to this, the school was ranked #354 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 21% over the previous year when 42 degrees were handed out.

How Much Do Communications Graduates from FDU Make?

Salary of Communications Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

Communications majors who earn their bachelor's degree from FDU go on to jobs where they make a median salary of $29,700 a year. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $31,700 for all communications students.

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How Much Student Debt Do Communications Graduates from FDU Have?

Student Debt of Communications Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at FDU, communications students borrow a median amount of $25,000 in student loans. This is higher than the the typical median of $24,749 for all communications majors across the country.

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The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the communications program at FDU is $259 per month.

Communications Student Diversity at FDU

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the communications majors at Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus.

FDU Communication & Media Studies Bachelor’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 22% of communications bachelor's degrees went to men and 78% went to women.

FDU Gender Breakdown of Communication & Media Studies Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at FDU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 53% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus with a bachelor's in communications.

Ethnic Diversity of Communication & Media Studies Majors at Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 10
Hispanic or Latino 9
White 27
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 4

Areas of Concentration for Communications

Communication and Media Studies students may decide to concentrate in one of the following focus areas. Individual focus areas may not be available for all degree levels.

Concentration Annual Graduates
Speech Communication 51

Related Major Annual Graduates
Communication & Journalism (Other) 6

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