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Multimedia Journalism

  • If you have a curious spirit and interest in sharing stories on media and social channels, MSUM’s Multimedia Journalism major is for you. You’ll develop a foundation of journalistic principles and ethics; skills in writing, reporting, editing and publishing visual and written content; and learn to collaborate with teams to publish award-winning newspapers, blogs and online magazines.

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  • Benefits of an MSUM Multimedia Journalism Degree
    One-on-one writing coaching 
    You’ll get much more from professors than red marks on a page. They will sit down with you to give your writing the individualized attention it deserves. This leads to elevated professional writing skills on a dramatic scale. 
    Marcil Center for Innovative Journalism
    The Marcil Center for Innovative Journalism, housed in the School of Communication and Journalism, gives students the opportunity for scholarships, apprenticeships and enrichment programs, including conferences and professional collaboration. 
    Engaged, experienced faculty
    The Multimedia Journalism faculty have worked in the media profession before becoming professors, and they’re eager to share their firsthand experience with you. 
    Different perspectives 
    The interdisciplinary nature of this degree gives you a look into the many facets of mass communication, including videography, photography, writing, editing, production, design, social media and more. 
    Award-winning publications
    Collaborating with peers and professors in and outside of the classroom leads to award-winning publications like Doing It Downtown, The Advocate and Campus News. 
    Professional relationships 
    You’ll get to know your professors on a first-name basis and interact with them as professionals. Because of these working relationships, your professors are great resources for references and letters of recommendation during your job search. 

    Learning Opportunities

    Further your education outside the classroom with a unique selection of hands-on learning opportunities to complement your degree perfectly.

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  • Careers & Outcomes
    Multimedia Journalism’s broad foundation prepares you for career options in a variety of fields.

  • Lane Zyvloski, Multimedia Journalism
    Katie Hamness, Journalism
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