Data diversions

Explorations of various datasets and interesting statistics. In the first installments, posted on Medium, I analyze the growth and decline of journalism programs at U.S. colleges and universities from 2012 to 2019. …

U.S. college journalism growth trends, 2012–19 (Part 1)
Journalism degrees decline, but 2-year schools, ‘hot’ programs see gains

U.S. college journalism growth trends, 2012–19 (Part 2)
Amid overall declines, some journalism programs in West, South report gains

For this analysis, I used National Center for Education Statistics data, spreadsheets, databases, SQL (structured query language), and the Datawrapper data visualization tool.

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