"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
B.A. in Journalism
Learn how to report for print, broadcast and online media — skills that will benefit you in any career, for the rest of your life.
B.A. in Studies of Global Media
Learn how to analyze, verify and communicate information about global issues such as climate change, poverty, inequality and political discord.
M.A. in Bilingual Journalism
Learn how to report about and for Latinx communities in the U.S. and abroad, and acquire a robust set of skills in Spanish and English to gain an edge in the workplace.
M.A. in Journalism
Learn how to be a working journalist in the U.S. or abroad, or study the impact of the media on social, political, economic and cultural events around the world.
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.
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Explore Our Students' Work
El Inde is the school's online platform covering southern Arizona. Students produce storytelling for readers and media outlets, including 2022 Bolles Fellow Gloria Gomez, who reported from the state Legislature while being mentored by the Arizona Mirror.
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 2022 recipient is Yamiche Alcindor, anchor of PBS' "Washington Week and Washington correspondent for NBC. Tickets