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 210Introduction to Journalism3
JOUR 249Media Ethics and Law3
JOUR 313Editing3
Select 9 credits from the following:9
Multimedia Toolkit
History of Journalism in America
Reportando las Noticias
Brand Storytelling
Web Design
Journalism for Television and Radio
New Jersey Local News
The Entertainment Beat
Special Topics in Journalism
Advanced News Reporting: Field Experience
Magazine Journalism
Feature Writing
Data-driven Investigative Journalism
Experimental Journalism
Finding Your Media Persona
Total Credits18