Best General Journalism Colleges in the U.S.

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in the U.S. that offer General Journalism degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 549 General Journalism schools located within the U.S. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best General Journalism Colleges in the U.S. for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 4 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 316 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 176 Bachelor's degrees, and 140 Master's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
2 University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA

University of Southern California offers 5 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 152 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 91 Master's degrees, 61 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 52 Reviews
3 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 5 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 237 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 117 Master's degrees, 96 Bachelor's degrees, and 24 Certificates degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
4 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers 1 General Journalism Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 8 Master's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
5 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 1 General Journalism Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 16 Master's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
6 Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 3 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 311 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 311 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
7 Pepperdine University Malibu, CA

Pepperdine University offers 2 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 18 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 18 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
8 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 4 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 178 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 110 Bachelor's degrees, and 68 Master's degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
9 Syracuse University Syracuse, NY

Syracuse University offers 11 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 245 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 160 Bachelor's degrees, and 85 Master's degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
10 American University Washington, DC

American University offers 3 General Journalism Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 70 students graduated in the study area of General Journalism with students earning 49 Bachelor's degrees, and 21 Master's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
University of Southern California University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
16 : 1 43,401
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA
5/5
8 : 1 11,331
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 28,086
Pepperdine University Pepperdine University Malibu, CA
5/5
16 : 1 7,632
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
Syracuse University Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
5/5
18 : 1 21,789
American University American University Washington, DC
5/5
14 : 1 13,198
Georgetown University Georgetown University Washington, DC
5/5
13 : 1 18,459
Washington University in St Louis Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO
5/5
9 : 1 14,688
University of California-Berkeley University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
21 : 1 38,189
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC
3/5
17 : 1 29,084
Texas Christian University Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX
5/5
15 : 1 10,323
Northeastern University Northeastern University Boston, MA
5/5
15 : 1 19,940
Elon University Elon University Elon, NC
5/5
14 : 1 6,631
University of Miami University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
5/5
11 : 1 16,825
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
Emerson College Emerson College Boston, MA
5/5
16 : 1 4,479
Washington and Lee University Washington and Lee University Lexington, VA
5/5
8 : 1 2,172
The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
3/5
18 : 1 50,950
Hofstra University Hofstra University Hempstead, NY
5/5
16 : 1 10,814
Marquette University Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
5/5
15 : 1 11,491
Butler University Butler University Indianapolis, IN
5/5
12 : 1 4,797

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