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 313Editing3
JOUR 249Media Ethics and Law3
Select 9 credits from the following:9
Multimedia Toolkit
Advanced News Reporting: Field Experience
History of Journalism in America
The Holocaust and the American Press: Before, During and After
Modern Journalism
Journalism for Television and Radio
New Jersey Local News
The Entertainment Beat
Special Topics in Journalism
Issues in the Media
Advanced Editing
Magazine Journalism
Reporting of Public Affairs
Feature Writing
Experimental Journalism
Finding Your Media Persona
Advanced Journalism Seminar
Media Entrepreneurship
Cross Platform Sports Writing and Reporting
Total Credits18