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Journalism

Metropolitan State University of Denver

48 months
Duration
21464 USD/year
21464 USD/year
7888 USD/year
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About

The Journalism program offered by the Metropolitan State University of Denver is your path to a career as a respected journalist. Revering the role of the free press in America, MSU Denver’s Journalism program stresses the journalism code of ethics, which dictates that truth and accuracy, independence, fairness and impartiality, humanity and accountability are paramount. 

Overview

The Journalism program offered by the Metropolitan State University of Denver has evolved with the ongoing transformation of media. Choose from concentrations in Convergent Media, Magazine, Public Relations and Social Documentary. As a Journalism major, you will learn to identify the story or program purpose, create a sound message and use the appropriate medium in which to deliver it. As a Journalism graduate, you will know how to develop accurate, concise, informative narratives no matter the platform or audience.  

Through on-the-job training in internships, student media and working with MSU Denver Journalism and Public Relations professors, who have years of experience in markets such as Chicago, San Francisco, Kansas City and elsewhere, you will acquire the resume and skills necessary to earn your spot as a respected member of the media.

Career prospects

  • Magazine writer/editor
  • Media relations
  • Corporate communications manager
  • News reporter
  • Print and electronic layout designer
  • Multimedia journalist
  • Public relations professional
  • Social documentarian
  • Broadcast journalist
  • Freelance writer
  • Public information officer
  • Investigative journalist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Beginning Photojournalism
  • Multimedia Journalism
  • Basic Video Editing
  • Audio Production
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in Journalism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are for international students.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic record: Grades, GPA, classes attended, etc.
  • HEAR Recommendations: Higher Education Admissions Recommendations (HEAR)
  • Test Scores: ACT and/or SAT
  • Test scores are optional for the graduating class of 2021 (?)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10732 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    21464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10732 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3944 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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