Why choose journalism at North Central College?
You’ll have the opportunity to practice the art and craft of journalism as early as your first year, thanks to our award-winning student newspaper, The Chronicle, and converged student news site, ncclinked.com. As a journalism major you’ll begin by learning the traditions and history that form the foundation for the modern media landscape. As you progress through the program, you will learn various skills, technologies and publishing platforms. Journalism students work not only with words, but with visuals and audio as well. You will explore emerging media technology while being instructed on adding context and meaning to these tools.
You can also:
- Land a media internship in Naperville, Chicago or abroad.
- Apply for a Richter Independent Study Fellowship grant to do research abroad.
- Gain experience on campus working in the office of marketing and communications or sports information.
To learn more about experiences and opportunities here at North Central College as a journalism major, click here.