Demographics

A. U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism Total Enrollment

Students of the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism benefit from small classes and close faculty contact.

B. Student Diversity at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

The U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism strives to create an inclusive network of student, faculty and staff. A multi-cultural, multi-racial, and otherwise diverse student body is an educational asset for any journalism school.

C. Gender Comparison at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

Over the past 5 years, the majority of U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism students tend to be female (approx. 64% annually). The goal is to achieve an equal representation of male and female students each term.

D. Total First-Time at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

The total number of new students enrolled at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism was approximately 46 students annually. The new student population for fall 2014 has slightly increased to 66 students. The J-School plans to attain a similar new student enrollment for fall 2015 (approx. 60 new students).

E. Total First-Time Students by Residency Status and Admission Term at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

The U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism recruits students from both California (resident) and out-of-state (non-resident). Attributable to most fall admission cycles, resident students contribute to a slightly greater majority of the prospective student population. All non-resident students gain resident status in their second year of enrollment (with the exception of international).

F. First-Year Cohort Retention Rate by Admission Term at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

First-year retention rates at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism are approx. 100%. Virtually every student that enters the program will make it to the 2nd year.

G. Two-Year Cohort Graduation Rate by Admission Term at the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism

The Two-Year Graduation Rate at U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism is approximately 95.6%. Students enter the program with adequate accessibility to academic resources and student services to complete the program in a timely manner.

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