Journalism

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Journalism Minor

The Journalism minor prepares students for entry into careers in print and electronic journalism.  Students take courses in basic journalism skills such as writing and research, but also course in mass media, advanced journalism, and media theory. Students also have the opportunity to write for the university newspaper, the Rockhurst Sentinel. More information about courses needed for the journalism minor can be found on our online catalog.

Journalism Certificate

This undergraduate certificate program provides students the opportunity for concentrated studies to enhance professional skills. Rockhurst University awards a certificate in journalism to non-degree-seeking students who complete the equivalent of the minor in journalism. More information about courses needed for the journalism certificate can be found on our online catalog.

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International Journalism

International Journalism is an interdisciplinary program drawing from coursework in French or Spanish, and journalism. Students in the program prepare for careers not only as journalists, but also as professionals with knowledge and skill to address issues and needs of diverse communities. The department of Modern Languages and Literature can provide more information.