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Communication & Journalism at Jackson State University

We've pulled together some essential information you should know about the program, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more. Also, learn how Jackson State ranks among other schools offering degrees in communication and journalism.

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Communication & Journalism Degrees Available at Jackson State

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communication & Journalism
  • Master’s Degree in Communication & Journalism

Jackson State Communication & Journalism Rankings

The bachelor's program at Jackson State was ranked #593 on College Factual's Best Schools for communication and journalism list. It is also ranked #6 in Mississippi.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Colleges for Communication & Journalism 520
Best Colleges for Communication & Journalism 593
Highest Paid Communication & Journalism Graduates 707

Popularity of Communication & Journalism at Jackson State

During the 2017-2018 academic year, Jackson State University handed out 44 bachelor's degrees in communication and journalism. Due to this, the school was ranked #693 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 110% over the previous year when 21 degrees were handed out.

In 2018, 3 students received their master’s degree in communication and journalism from Jackson State. This makes it the #339 most popular school for communication and journalism master’s degree candidates in the country.

Communication & Journalism Student Diversity at Jackson State

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the communication and journalism majors at Jackson State University.

Jackson State Communication & Journalism Bachelor’s Program

During the 2017-2018 academic year, 44 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in communication and journalism from Jackson State. About 34% were men and 66% were women.

Jackson State Gender Breakdown of Communication & Journalism Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of the bachelor's degree graduates for this major are black or African Americans. About 93% of grads fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Jackson State University with a bachelor's in communication and journalism.

Ethnic Diversity of Communication & Journalism Majors at Jackson State University
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 41
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 0
Non-Resident Aliens 2
Other Races 0

Jackson State Communication & Journalism Master’s Program

Of the 3 students who earned a master's degree in Communication & Journalism from Jackson State in 2017-2018, 33% were men and 67% were women.

Jackson State Gender Breakdown of Communication & Journalism Master's Degree Grads

The majority of the master's degree graduates for this major are black or African Americans. About 67% of grads fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Jackson State University with a master's in communication and journalism.

Ethnic Diversity of Communication & Journalism Majors at Jackson State University
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 2
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 0
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 1

Areas of Concentration for Communication & Journalism

Communication and Journalism 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
Communication & Media Studies 47

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 274
Psychology 38
Social Sciences 20
History 11

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