The UC Advantage
The broadcast journalism concentration is a 15 credit concentration within the journalism major designed to give you the skills and perspectives you’ll need for a career in television and radio news. Possible careers include:
- News producer
- On-air reporter
- News writer
- Video editor
The curriculum emphasizes hands-on news production. In this program, you will:
- Learn how to use digital cameras and sophisticated editing software to produce quality news and feature reports for television and radio.
- Have full access to portable video equipment and Final Cut Pro video editing software.
- Hone your writing and editing skills using national and international news video from CNN.
- Gain “real world” experience with internships at local radio and television stations, plus the chance to produce and report stories broadcast to the public on regional public radio networks and a local television station.
Your opportunities with a broadcast journalism major are not just limited to news. These courses will prepare you for a wide variety of careers in the field of video communication. Classes are taught in the state of the art Ray Simon Media Center, which houses a high-definition television studio, master control room, editing suites and multimedia lab.
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"I was originally drawn to UC's journalism program because I spoke with some alumni. They were so passionate about the school and the work they did while enrolled in the program, I decided I belonged there as well." "I was originally drawn to UC's journalism program because I spoke with some alumni. They were so passionate about the school and the work they did while enrolled in the program, I decided I belonged there as well. I can now say I am one of those passionate alumni with a love for my program that will stick with me throughout my life."
Samantha Madison '10
Carroll County Times
Carroll County Times