Cronkite School Fast Facts

Students (2015):
Undergraduate Students: 1,668
Graduate Students: 68
Online Students: 389
National and Regional Student Awards: 115 Student Awards
Undergraduate Graduation Rate: 61 percent (within department), 75 percent (within university)
University and College Scholarships (2014-15): $8 million
Cronkite Scholarships: 148

Freshmen (2015):
Awarded University Merit Scholarships: 94 percent
Barrett Honors College Students: 29 percent
Out of State: 59 percent
Minority Students: 31 percent
Retention (Fall 2014 Cohort): 91.3 percent

Master of Mass Communication Students:
Retention (Fall 2014 cohort): 91 percent
Graduation Rate (2-year): 94 percent

Alumni (2009-2013):
Graduates Employed: 96 percent (1,011 alumni who responded)
Graduates Employed in Media: 76 percent (1,011 alumni who responded)
Response Rate: 69 percent (1,413 alumni)

Programs & Facilities:
Professional Immersion Programs: 11
Media Partnerships (Beyond Internships): 19 Media Partners
For-Credit Internships (2014-2015): 539
Student Organizations: 13
Computer Labs and Newsrooms (includes Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles): 19
Student Computers: 385
Edit Bays: 37
TV Studios: 4