What You’ll Learn
Learn the skills of concise writing, story research, and effective story telling.
Study the practices that will make you a better story teller. This minor couples well with any major because of its emphasis on writing skills.
Learning how to discern fact from fiction. Due to the flood of media messages hitting us every day, this minor is more important than ever for any career path.Curriculum & Learning Outcomes
We recommend submitting first-year applications in October or early November. We decide your admission once you complete your application.
Next Deadline for Transfer Students
Fall Semester: August 1Undergraduate Admissions
Campus Media ActivitiesGet involved in one of our many media activities on campus. The University offers opportunities to join the following activities:
- PR Club
- Talon Television
- Society of Professional Journalists
- 89.1 The Point
- The Stylus
At a time when accusations of “fake news” abound, journalists who write clearly and verify what their sources are saying are increasingly important. The skills taught in the minor, succinct writing and presentation, communication with multiple media platforms, media law and ethics, and critical thinking, are transferable to many jobs.
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