Major in Journalism
Public Relations and Journalism

Bachelor of Science Degree • School of Business and Justice Studies

Journalism: The UC Advantage

UC's Journalism at Utica CollegeBachelor of Science program in Journalism is taught by seasoned industry professionals representing decades of experience across all media, from broadcast to digital to print. 

With state-of-the-art facilities on campus and rich opportunities for internships and other real-world experiences, you will gain a level of expertise that will prove invaluable in today's rapidly changing professional environment.  


The major combines foundational courses in communication, newswriting, reporting, editing, and publication design with options for advanced study in media ethics, advanced reporting techniques, and communications law. Special features include:
  • Real-world learning through internships and campus media
  • Concentration in Broadcast Journalism
  • Option to design your own concentration
  • State-of-the-art media lab and broadcast studio
For specific program details, see academic requirements > 

Career Outcomes

UC's journalism studies program gives you the skills you need to succeed in:
  • Print journalism
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Interactive communications
  • Public relations
Alumni of the Journalism program have taken leadership positions at: 
  • Tribune Media Services
  • Source Media
  • Bachmann Industries
  • Gatehouse Media
  • Corman Publishing Co., Inc.
  • City University of New York


David M. Chanatry, M.S.
Department Chair
107 DePerno Hall

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