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Digital Media Journalism

Ashland University

48 months
22000 USD/year
22000 USD/year
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Are you a curious, critical thinker and an avid storyteller seeking ways to be heard? Gather and create news content for all storytelling platforms including print, broadcast, and digital in Ashland University’s immersive Digital Media Journalism program.


Key facts

Ashland University is the only small college in Ohio to offer this type of fully converged journalism degree. In this program, you’ll find that a variety of unique, practical, and connected media experiences will craft you into a powerful storyteller.

In the Digital Media Journalism program, you’ll learn a variety of writing, reporting, shooting, and editing skills through a fusion of classroom and real world experiences in order to tell today’s stories to today’s audiences. You’ll also learn to leverage the power of digital and social media platforms to tell compelling stories and deliver strategic communications.

Program Benefits

As a digital media journalism student, you’ll:

  • Receive personalized attention from faculty in small class sizes

  • Learn from award-winning faculty with impressive backgrounds in journalism

  • Get hands-on storytelling experiences from the Collegian, Ashland’s multi-award winning student newspaper

  • Gain irreplaceable real world experience from one of the Journalism & Digital Media Department’s distinguished internship opportunities

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Video Aesthetics
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Writing for the Media
  • Fundamentals of Research and Reporting
  • Multimedia Reporting
  • Professional Practice: News

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Immigration documents:  Submit photocopies of your passport pages (also include this and marriage license for any dependent that will be accompanying you).
  • High School Diploma (or Equivalent) and Transcripts
  • Attend Access IEP Program or submit Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Proof of financial support. Financial Support Documentation available on the right.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    22000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Ashland

1078 - 1787 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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