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Journalism and Writing, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Quincy, MA, United States
Studying Journalism and Writing at Eastern Nazarene College opens doors to a range of careers where creativity, communication, and research skills are invaluable, including broadcast journalist, magazine editor, social media manager, and advertising executive.
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Overview

Students have the opportunity to tailor the degree program to fit their specific interests and career goals through a variety of course offerings, including Introduction to Creative Writing, Feature Writing and Beat Reporting, Poetry, Editing and Publishing, Persuasion and Argumentation, Writing for Stage and Screen, and Promotional Writing. 

Small Journalism and Writing classes present opportunities for personalized attention from professors, engaged classroom discussions with peers, and involvement in faculty-led research. In addition, students study in a faith-based community, where they are encouraged to reflect on ethical and social justice issues in a supportive academic environment.

Career Paths

The proximity of Boston to the Eastern Nazarene College campus provides students with many internship and employment opportunities in communications. Many students seek employment in a wide range of industries upon graduation while others apply to graduate programs to concentrate on a specific area of communications.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Speech Communication
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Theoretical Approaches to Literature
  • Sophomore Writing Lab
  • Modernism and Post Modernism
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Introduction to Print Journalism
  • International Short, Short Story
  • Senior Seminar for the Journalism and Writing Major
  • Senior Writing Lab

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Submit your FREE application. Your application to Eastern Nazarene College is also an application for academic and merit-based scholarships.
  • Send your  SAT or ACT exam results. All applicants must submit to the Office of Admission an official report of standardized test scores for either the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or the Assessment Test of the American College Testing Program (ACT). Eastern Nazarene College’s code for the SAT is 3365 and 1818 for the ACT.
  • Send your Official Secondary School Transcript. If you have attended a non-U.S. school, you will be asked to send your transcripts through a foreign credential evaluation service. You may use any member agency found at NACES.org.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25952 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    25952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25952 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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