Auburn's journalism program ranked among top 25 in nation

Published: February 20, 2020

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Auburn’s journalism program, housed in the School of Communication and Journalism in the College of Liberal Arts, is featured on the 2020 Best Colleges list. The rankings are the first to be based on median early-career salary data of over five million graduates from the U.S. Department of Education's resource College Scorecard. 

Based on over 100,000 college degree programs and the starting salary data of over five million graduates, the rankings represent the most comprehensive collection of data-driven college rankings available to date. Covering over 70 majors at the bachelor’s and master’s levels, as well as the 20 most popular online degree programs, the rankings help prospective students make a cost-benefit analysis before choosing a school and major.

The 25 schools on the list offer the top journalism bachelor's degrees, based on median alumni salaries one year out of college.

To view the list, go to

Submitted by: Victoria Santos