2021 Best Journalism Colleges for Veterans in Indiana
Finding the Best Journalism Schools for Vets
In 2018-2019, 356 bachelor's degrees were awarded to journalism students who went to a Indiana college or university. This makes it the #40 most popular major in the state. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 2.7% of all the journalism bachelor's degrees in the country.
For this year's Best Journalism Colleges for Veterans in Indiana ranking, we looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in journalism. This ranking identifies schools with high-quality journalism programs as well as strong veteran support.
When determining these rankings, we looked at things such as overall quality of the journalism program at the school, veteran affordability, and veteran satisfaction. Check out our ranking methodology for more information.
One Size Does Not Fit All
When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Journalism Schools for Veterans list to help you make the college decision.
In addition to our rankings, you can take two colleges and compare them based on the criteria that matters most to you in our unique tool, College Combat. When you have some time, check it out - you may want to bookmark the link so you don't forget it.
2021 Best Journalism Schools for Veterans in Indiana
Best Journalism Schools for Veterans
The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Indiana University - Bloomington. IU Bloomington is a fairly large public school located in the small city of Bloomington. IU Bloomington did well in our major quality rankings, too. It placed #1 on our Best Colleges for Journalism in Indiana list.
According to our most recent data, IU Bloomington supports 43,503 students, and 626 of those are GI Bill® students, of which 389 are Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average tuition and fees award for these recipients was $12,606. On top of their other funding sources, 23 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.Request Information
Our rankings recognize Ball State University as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Located in the city of Muncie, Ball State is a public college with a very large student population. Ball State also made our Best Colleges for Journalism in Indiana list, coming in at #2.
Our most recent data shows that 432 of the 21,884 students enrolled at Ball State were GI Bill® students, of which 226 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average tuition and fees award for these recipients was $6,458. On top of their other funding sources, 16 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.Request Information
Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis comes in at #3 in this year's ranking. Located in the large city of Indianapolis, IUPUI is a public college with a very large student population. IUPUI also took the #3 spot in our Best Colleges for Journalism in Indiana rankings.
Our most recent data shows that 836 of the 29,579 students enrolled at IUPUI were GI Bill® students, of which 477 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average tuition and fees award for these recipients was $7,062. In addition to receiving other benefits, 11 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.Request Information
Best for Vets Journalism Colleges in the Great Lakes Region
Explore all the Best Journalism Schools for Vets in the Great Lakes Area or other specific states within that region.
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Journalism Related Veterans Rankings by Major
Journalism is one of 5 different types of Communication & Journalism programs to choose from.
Most Popular Majors Related to Journalism
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Communication & Media Studies||1,406|
|Radio, Television & Digital Communication||435|
|Public Relations & Advertising||285|
|Communication & Journalism (Other)||1|
Notes and References
*Avg Cost is for the top 3 schools only.
**GI Bill® student total includes all chapters of the GI Bill® program (e.g., Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill, Reserve Education Assistance Program, and Veteran Readiness and Employment)
- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
- Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
- Credit for the banner image above goes to Jfurrer.
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