Department of Journalism

Dr. Stephanie Craft, Department Head
119 Gregory Hall
810 S. Wright St.
PH: 217-333-2350

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college catalog page: College of Media

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Undergraduate Programs:

major: Journalism, BS
minor: Journalism

Graduate Programs:

degree: Journalism, MJ

degree: Journalism, MS

A degree in Journalism prepares students for exciting and fulfilling careers in traditional broadcast journalism, news-editorial journalism, and emerging media. The primary professional aim is to train students as public affairs and enterprise journalists. The Journalism Department seeks to prepare broadly educated professionals who will assume decision-making and leadership roles in a variety of media organizations.