WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
What Is The Journalism Degree?
The Bachelor of Arts in Journalism is housed within the College of Arts & Humanities
Education with options in Broadcast, Print, or Public Relations available. The curriculum
also provides opportunities for experiential learning through required practicum courses
in an on-campus lab setting through TV, Radio, or Multimedia outlets.
What Will I Learn In This Program?
- Proficiency in interviewing and information gathering through research.
- Adherence to the AP style guide for printed and electronic publications.
- Leadership of a team or project in the journalism industry.
- Theoretical approaches to mass communication.
Student Learning Objectives
What Courses Will I Take?
The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.
What Resources Are Available To Me?
- Society of Professional Journalists
Additional resources specifically for Tech students
- Public Relations Student Society of America
- Tech Broadcast Production
- The ArkaTech
Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?
Positions within the Journalism field vary within the unique industries of broadcast
(TV and radio), print (newspapers, magazines, and online publications), and public
relations. Students can think out of the box with this degree as well through careers
in marketing, advertising, archival research, and much more.
Where Can I Get More Information About The Journalism Degree?
For more information about the Journalism degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Arts and Humanities catalog.