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  • Develop Photojournalism Skills
    Tell stories through photography


  • Develop your visual and audio storytelling skills by pursuing a Photojournalism degree from Minnesota State University Moorhead. You’ll learn digital storytelling techniques for still and video photography and collaborate with peers and professors to produce award-winning publications at one of the only photojournalism programs in the region.

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  • Benefits of an MSUM Photojournalism Degree
    The dual focus on still and video photography makes you more marketable to employers and greatly expands your potential job opportunities.  
    MSUM’s Photojournalism degree is unique to the area. MSUM often becomes a destination for students interested in truthful, digital storytelling through visuals and audio. 
    Photojournalism students consistently produce regional and national award-winning stories for print and television, especially in the Society of Professional Journalists’ TV news photography category.  
    You’ll jump right in to the program your first semester at MSUM, taking classes to build your foundation from the start. By the end of your time at MSUM, you’ll have a strong, diverse resume and samples of your work to show prospective employers.  

    Learning Opportunities

    Hone your skills outside of the classroom through involvement in student publications, internships and organizations.

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  • Careers & Outcomes
    Photojournalism majors enjoy excellent job placement and find careers in a large number of fields.
  • Lane Zyvloski, Multimedia Journalism
    Katie Hamness, Journalism
    Our students produce the most compelling stories.
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