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2021 Best Journalism Colleges for Veterans in Arizona

2 Colleges
367 Bachelor's Degrees
$29,932 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Journalism Schools for Vets

Best Journalism Colleges for Veterans in ArizonaJournalism is the #34 most popular major in Arizona with 367 bachelor's degrees awarded in 2018-2019. This means that of the 12,988 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 2.8% were from a college or university in the state.

This year's Best Journalism Colleges for Veterans in Arizona ranking analyzed 2 colleges that offered a bachelor's degree in journalism. The schools that top this list are recognized because they have great journalism programs and a strong support system for veterans and active service members.

Some of the factors we look at when determining these rankings are overall quality of the journalism program at the school, veteran affordability, and veteran population. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Since picking the right college can be one of the most important decisions of your life, we've developed the Best Journalism Schools for Veterans ranking, along with many other major-related rankings, to help you make that decision.

To further help you make the college decision, we've developed a unique tool called College Combat that allows you to compare schools based on the factors that matter the most to you. Test it out when you get a chance! You may also want to bookmark the link and share it with others who are trying to make the college decision.

2021 Best Journalism Schools for Veterans in Arizona

Check out the journalism programs at these schools if you want to see which ones are the best for vets.

Best Journalism Schools for Veterans

#1

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

University of Arizona earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. Arizona is a fairly large public school located in the large city of Tucson. As a testament to the quality of education offered at Arizona, the school also landed the #2 rank in our Best Colleges for Journalism in Arizona ranking.

Among the 44,097 students enrolled at Arizona, 1,914 are GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 1,561 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average tuition and fees award for these recipients was $9,490. To help with additional expenses, 37 students received funds through the Yellow Ribbon Program. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Northern Arizona University earned the #2 spot in our 2021 rankings. NAU is a fairly large public school located in the city of Flagstaff. NAU also took the #3 spot in our Best Colleges for Journalism in Arizona rankings.

Among the 31,066 students enrolled at NAU, 1,057 are GI Bill® students, according to our most recent data. Out of that number, 812 were Post-9/11 GI Bill® recipients. The average GI Bill® award for tuition and fees at the school was $7,976. In addition to receiving other benefits, 31 students qualified for the Yellow Ribbon Program. Eligible students may be able to receive credit for their military training.

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Best for Vets Journalism Colleges in the Southwest Region

Explore all the Best Journalism Schools for Vets in the Southwest Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Texas 802
Oklahoma 316
New Mexico 99

Journalism is one of 5 different types of Communication & Journalism programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Journalism

Related Major Annual Graduates
Communication & Media Studies 1,619
Public Relations & Advertising 251
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 192
Communication & Journalism (Other) 8

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top 2 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)

References

  • 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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