Journalism Minor

If you want to tell compelling stories across multiple platforms, develop essential skills that complement a wide range of majors and understand the role the news media plays in society, this is the minor for you. The program focuses on developing the writing, reporting, interviewing and research skills needed to tell stories across several media platforms, including print/digital, television and mobile devices.

Program Requirements

JOUR 210News Reporting: Print and Online3
JOUR 313Editing3
TVDM 349Ethics of Mass Communication3
Select 9 credits from the following:9
Media Tech Toolkit
Advanced News Reporting: Field Experience
History of Journalism in America
The Holocaust and the American Press: Before, During and After
Modern Journalism
Writing/Reporting For TV and Radio
New Jersey Local News
The Entertainment Beat
Special Topics Journalism
Meet the Press
Advanced Editing
Magazine Journalism
Reporting of Public Affairs
Feature Writing
Apps for Journalists
Interpretive Journalism
News Production Lab
Media Entrepreneurship
Cross Platform Sports Writing and Reporting
Total Credits18