Baylor University

Baylor University

Graduate Studies in Journalism


P.O. Box 97313

Waco, TX 76798

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.I.J. - International Journalism; M.A - Journalism

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Baylor MA in journalism is a traditional master's degree including scholarly work in theory and research methods as well as the opportunity for practical application in print, online or photojournalism. Media ethics, media and religion, public relations, documentary methodology and feature writing are strong areas at Baylor. Students may elect either a traditional master's thesis or an extensive, applied master's project. The Master of International Journalism combines theory and practice to prepare its graduates for mastery in the field of international journalism. Students graduate with the ability to critically examine mass media from a scholarly perspective as well as with real-world experience gained through a 6-credit international internship. Small classes and a caring faculty make Baylor a unique opportunity for students looking for media careers.



International Student Requirements:

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required. Applicants must attain a minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test, 213 on the computer-based test, or 80 on the internet-based test.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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