University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Journalism and Mass Communications

Professional Journalism, M.A.

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Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Professional Journalism, M.A.

Format: Online

Program Description:

This program focuses on print and digital journalism with emphasis given to improving skills for the workplace. A professional project is required. You'll be better equipped to achieve your professional goals by immediately applying what you learn and gain a competitive advantage in the workforce. Who Should Consider This Degree Media professionals who want to enhance or add areas of expertise Media professionals who want to advance in their field Business professionals who design public relations and communication materials for companies Middle and high school teachers who produce or work with student staffs to produce school publications Media professionals who wish to fulfill personal and professional goals Full-time professionals who want flexible course schedules and delivery options Independent, self-motivated individuals with a strong commitment to degree completion

Accreditation:

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been continuously accredited since 1913. Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism & Mass Communications

International Student Requirements:

If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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