Why choose Journalism?

The field of journalism is undergoing an exciting change as the delivery of news moves almost exclusively into the Digital Age. As jobs in the traditional media are phased out, new and different opportunities are emerging. Students with degrees in journalism can expect a wide variety of jobs in the professional arena. The strength of the degree lies in its flexibility in the contemporary job market. Candidates may pursue specialized roles in fields such as journalism, public relations, business, information technology, education, corporate communication, marketing and promotion, advertising, and many other areas. In fact, careers in communication are considered to be one of the fastest growing areas of employment to date. A degree in the journalism emphasis can also provide an excellent foundation for graduate studies.