Thinking about a major in Journalism?
The Journalism major is housed in the Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication (HSJMC) which is part of the College of Liberal Arts. Students apply for this major after they are already enrolled at the University of Minnesota. If you are not a UMN student yet - contact the University's Office of Undergradaute Admissions.
Wait, isn't Journalism just newspapers?
While you can work at a newspaper, you can do a lot more with this major! Journalism majors go on to successful careers in advertising, public relations, print/TV/online news, corporate communications, academics, advocacy, politics, government, publishing, the arts, research, and much more.
Within the journalism major, there are three tracks that connect to different types of work. When you apply for the major, you'll select one of these tracks based on your career interests:
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Still have questions? Contact the pre-major advisor, Christine Mollen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 612-625-0120