Communication & Journalism at DePaul University

Communication & Journalism at DePaul 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 DePaul ranks among other schools offering degrees in communication and journalism.

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Communication & Journalism Degrees Available at DePaul

DePaul Communication & Journalism Rankings

The bachelor's program at DePaul was ranked #283 on College Factual's Best Schools for communication and journalism list. It is also ranked #11 in Illinois.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Communication & Journalism 31
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Communication & Journalism 51
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Communication & Journalism 52
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Communication & Journalism 119
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Communication & Journalism 138
Best Communication & Journalism Master’s Degree Schools 153
Best Communication & Journalism Bachelor’s Degree Schools 263
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Communication & Journalism 666

Popularity of Communication & Journalism at DePaul

During the 2019-2020 academic year, DePaul University handed out 399 bachelor's degrees in communication and journalism. Due to this, the school was ranked #45 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 13% over the previous year when 461 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 70 students received their master’s degree in communication and journalism from DePaul. This makes it the #33 most popular school for communication and journalism master’s degree candidates in the country.

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Communication & Journalism Student Diversity at DePaul

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

DePaul Communication & Journalism Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 399 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in communication and journalism from DePaul. About 29% were men and 71% were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 67% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

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

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 18
Black or African American 25
Hispanic or Latino 57
White 268
Non-Resident Aliens 7
Other Races 24

DePaul Communication & Journalism Master’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 79 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in communication and journalism from DePaul. About 29% were men and 71% were women.

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The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at DePaul are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 57% of students fell into this category.

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

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 3
Black or African American 13
Hispanic or Latino 11
White 45
Non-Resident Aliens 3
Other Races 4

Communication & Journalism Majors

Communication and Journalism students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Public Relations & Advertising 227
Communication & Media Studies 189
Journalism 62

Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 391
Social Sciences 299
Psychology 226
Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies 25
History 25

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