Most journalists have a bachelor's degree. The most common area of study is Journalism.

What degrees do journalists have?

The most common degree held by journalists is Journalism, held by 13% of journalists.

Get a detailed breakdown of journalists and the different types of degrees they hold:

Degrees that journalists hold

Degrees % of journalists
Journalism 13%

What level of education do journalists have?

Journalists often have similar levels of education. 82% of journalists have a bachelor's degree, with the second most common being a certificate or associate degree at 5%.

Level of education that journalists have

Education % of journalists
No education 0%
High school diploma 0%
Certificate or associate degree 5%
Bachelor's degree 82%
Master's degree 5%
Doctorate 0%