The mission of the Journalism program is to prepare students to become reporters in various print and media outlets. Students will also augment their journalistic skills with a variety of Public relations courses that will broaden their communication skills and improve their career opportunities in different organizational and professional settings. Students will practice and refine their writing, reporting, and other journalistic skills.
The NDU Minor in Journalism is comprised of 18 credits. Any student may elect to do a Minor in this area provided that he/she is in good academic standing that is if he or she has a GPA of 2.0/4 and above. A student can only count up to six credits which he/she may have taken from the list of the required courses for this “Minor” prior to electing a “Minor” in Journalism. Minors must be declared at least one year before expected graduation date.