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Communication & Journalism at West Virginia State University

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, and more. In addition, we cover how WVSU ranks in comparison to other schools with communication and journalism programs.

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Communication & Journalism Degrees Available at WVSU

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

WVSU Communication & Journalism Rankings

The bachelor's program at WVSU was ranked #598 on College Factual's Best Schools for communication and journalism list. It is also ranked #6 in West Virginia.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Colleges for Communication & Journalism 320
Best Communication & Journalism Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 519
Best Value Colleges for Communication & Journalism 555
Best Communication & Journalism Colleges for Veterans 583
Best Colleges for Communication & Journalism 598
Highest Paid Communication & Journalism Graduates 644
Most Popular Colleges for Communication & Journalism 661

Popularity of Communication & Journalism at WVSU

During the 2017-2018 academic year, West Virginia State University handed out 22 bachelor's degrees in communication and journalism. Due to this, the school was ranked #661 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 4% over the previous year when 23 degrees were handed out.

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

WVSU Communication & Journalism Students

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

WVSU Communication & Journalism Bachelor’s Program

During the 2017-2018 academic year, 22 communication and journalism majors earned their bachelor's degree from WVSU. Of these graduates, 45% were men and 55% were women.

WVSU Gender Breakdown of Communication & Journalism Bachelor's Degree Grads

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

Ethnic Diversity of Communication & Journalism Majors at West Virginia State University
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 8
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 11
Non-Resident Aliens 0
Other Races 3

WVSU Communication & Journalism Master’s Program

During the 2017-2018 academic year, 3 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in communication and journalism from WVSU. About 67% were men and 33% were women.

WVSU Gender Breakdown of Communication & Journalism Master's Degree Grads

The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at WVSU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 67% of students fell into this category.

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

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

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 25

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 49
Psychology 25
Social Sciences 16
History 12

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