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Scholarships: Journalism

Number and total value of scholarships awarded to majors in Journalism in the Department of Communication.

Academic Year Number of Scholarships Total Value
2012-13 18 $34,250
2011-12 19 $42,250
2010-11 19 $38,500

Acceptance, Retention and Graduation Data for Communication: Journalism

The table below shows the number of students, by academic year cohort, who were admitted to the Communication: Journalism major in the Department of Communication; the percentage and number (in parentheses) of students in the cohort who have graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communication: Journalism; the percentage and number of students in the cohort who have graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Communication: General; the percentage and number of students in the cohort who have graduated with a bachelor’s degree in a non-communication major; the percentage and number of students in the cohort who remain enrolled at the University of Washington as of Autumn Quarter 2013; the percentage and number of students in the cohort who were neither graduated nor enrolled at the University of Washington as of Autumn Quarter 2013; the percentage of students in the cohort who continue to be enrolled at the University of Washington in Autumn Quarter 2013, excluding those who have graduated (raw figures shown in parentheses); and the percentage of students in the cohort who continue to be in the Communication: Journalism major in the Autumn Quarter 2013, excluding those who have  graduated (raw figures shown in parentheses).  A cohort is composed of students who were admitted to the Communication: Journalism major in the Autumn, Winter or Spring terms of an academic year.  No students are admitted during the summer term. Percent totals may not add to 100 because of rounding.

Status

2009-10   Cohort

2010-11   Cohort

2011-12   Cohort

2012-13   Cohort

No. admitted to Comm: Journ 73 62 61 62
Graduated in   Comm: Journ as of Autumn 2013 79% (58) 85% (53) 20% (12)   2% (1)
Graduated in   Comm: General as of Autumn 2013   7% (5) 10% (6)   7% (4)
Graduated With Non-Comm Major   as of Autumn 2013   3% (2)   2% (1)   2% (1)
Enrolled at UW in Autumn 2013   3% (2) 66% (40) 93% (58)
Neither Enrolled Nor Graduated   as of  Autumn 2013 11% (8)   7% (4)   5% (3)
Retained at UW as of Autumn   2013 100% (2/2) 91% (40/44) 95% (58/61)
Retained in      Comm: Journ as of Autumn 2013 100% (2/2) 86% (38/44) 88% (54/61)

Graduation Rates Over Time for Communication: Journalism

This table shows the percentage of students within a particular cohort graduating within a year or more of admission to the Communication: Journalism major.  A cohort is composed of students who were admitted to the Communication: Journalism emphasis in the Autumn, Winter or Spring terms of an academic year.  No students are admitted during the summer term.

2009-10   Cohort

2010-11   Cohort

2011-12   Cohort

% graduating through Summer 2011:

38%

% graduating Fall 2011 through Summer   2012:

40%

% graduating through Summer 2012:

44%

% graduating Fall 2012 through Summer   2013:

11%

% graduating Fall 2012 through Summer 2013:

53%

% graduating through Summer 2013:

29%