"You get incredible hands on, real-world experience. Every class that you are in, you are out there doing journalism. And the stories you do for class have the potential to change the world."
–Mike McKisson, Associate Professor
Specialty Areas for B.A. or M.A. in Journalism
Learn about global journalism through our faculty's experience in foreign reporting, our proximity to Mexico, study abroad opportunities in Italy and Costa Rica.
Science & Environmental Journalism
Our award-winning program will train you to communicate effectively about science, technology, the environment and health issues that affect all of our lives.
Other Degree Programs
B.A. in Studies of Global Media
Learn how to analyze, verify and communicate information about global issues such as climate change, poverty, inequality, refugees and political discord.
M.A. in Studies of Global Media
Evaluate relationships among media, the public and policy makers, and prepare for jobs with domestic or global NGOs, think tanks, businesses and government agencies.
News & Announcements
Zenger Award for Press Freedom
Since 1954, the school has honored journalists who fight for freedom of the press and the people's right to know. The 2021 recipient is the Committee to Protect Journalists. Joel Simon, CPJ outgoing executive director, accepted the award. Watch a video of the ceremony, Prof. Michael McKisson's "state of the school" speech and Prof. Maggy Zanger's Q&A with Simon.