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College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Communication & Media Studies

Journalism and Media Communication

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Undergraduate Admission

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Why pursue a journalism and media communication degree at North Central College?

Journalism and media communication prepares students to become modern media practitioners, practiced in the art of storytelling across a variety of platforms and technologies. Students are able to put together a unique program suited toward their future goals with an emphasis in journalism, video/TV or radio.

You can also:

  • Apply for staff positions at the award-winning Chronicle news magazine and NCC Linked news website. Students can contribute to and get published in Chronicle/ncclinked.com as early as their freshman year.
  • Work for North Central’s student-run radio station, WONC, named the best college radio station in the country in 2015. Students can be on the air as soon as their first week on campus.   
  • Get involved with the NCC’s Video Practicum, putting your video production skills to work producing news stories and other short videos.
  • Intern at area television and radio stations.
  • Study abroad with programs that enhance or complement the journalism and media communication curriculum.               

Journalism and Media Communication, B.A.

Journalism and Media Communication prepares students to become modern media practitioners, practiced in the art of storytelling using a variety of platforms and technologies. Depending on the specific courses selected, students are equipped for careers in the journalism, radio, television, video production, social media, advertising and digital content creation.

Majors in Journalism and Media Communication are encouraged to complete at least one internship in the media-related area of their choice.  Students should work closely with faculty to identify appropriate internship opportunities.

For additional programs and courses in this department, see Communication and Media Studies.

Major Requirements

Core Courses

  • COMM 185 - Global Media in a Digital Age

    COMM 185 - Global Media in a Digital Age

    4.00 credit hours

    A survey of the development, structure, economics and regulation of the major media with a special emphasis on digital communication and the rise of the internet. Though the primary focus of the course is on media in U.S., some time and attention is devoted to global media industries. The sociological and cultural impact of media on society and civic life will be a central theme throughout the course.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Social Science, Global Understanding, U.S. Power Structures.
    iCon(s)
    Engaging Civic Life, Innovating Our World.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • COMM 280 - Business and Professional Communication

    COMM 280 - Business and Professional Communication

    4.00 credit hours

    An intermediate course in which students develop the skills and strategies for use in written, face-to-face and electronic communication in professional settings. Students learn fundamentals of writing and presenting in professional contexts and may investigate organizational communication practices such as interviewing, performance feedback, training and meeting management.

    Prerequisite(s)

    CARD 102 or COMM 100; COMM 200 or COMM 214; Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 225 - Newsgathering I

    MEDI 225 - Newsgathering I

    4.00 credit hours

    Introduction to journalistic writing and reporting techniques. Topics covered include conducting interviews, story selection and research. New technologies and the evolving state of journalism are also discussed.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 240 - Media Law and Ethics

    MEDI 240 - Media Law and Ethics

    4.00 credit hours

    A practical introduction to the legal restraints placed upon media communicators and the ethical concerns raised by various forms of media communication. Includes discussions and material related to the First Amendment, libel, invasion of privacy, freedom of information, copyright, obscenity and political broadcasting. The course is also intended to engage students in a conversation about the ethical issues facing the media today.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Social Science, Ethical Dimensions, U.S. Power Structures.
    iCon(s)
    Engaging Civic Life.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 485 - Multimedia Production Capstone

    MEDI 485 - Multimedia Production Capstone

    4.00 credit hours

    Students create an in-depth capstone project that brings together a variety of media production skills, knowledge and research methods. The topic is determined by the student in consultation with the instructor. Additionally, students create a web portfolio.

    Prerequisite(s)

    Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

Production Fundamentals

Three of the following:

  • MEDI 101 - Introduction to Broadcasting

    MEDI 101 - Introduction to Broadcasting

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to the legal, economic, logistical and technological considerations shaping the day-to-day operations of broadcast media. Special attention is given to the management and programming of TV and radio stations and networks. Among the topics covered include: news and public affairs, sports broadcasting, audience analysis, advertising, programming research and other areas related to both commercial and non-commercial programming practices. Recommended for students interested in careers in radio and/or television.

    iCon(s)
    Engaging Civic Life, Innovating the World.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 200 - Digital Media Writing

    MEDI 200 - Digital Media Writing

    4.00 credit hours

    Digital media writing introduces students to writing on different types of platforms including the web, applications and social media. Students learn to write in a variety of different genres including blog writing, online news and public relations. The course also hones writing and research skills for digital writing.

    Prerequisite(s)

    CARD 102 or COMM 100.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Humanities, U.S. Power Structures.
    iCon(s)
    Innovating the World.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 222 - Video Storytelling I

    MEDI 222 - Video Storytelling I

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to the elements of video production and the principles of editing with an emphasis on story as well as technique. Basic camera and microphone operation is introduced and use of video editing software to create video projects is explored. This course is a combination of lectures, demonstrations and projects.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 101 or MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 250 - Copy Editing

    MEDI 250 - Copy Editing

    4.00 credit hours

    Basic techniques and responsibilities of a publications editor. Topics include editing for both style and content, working with photos, writing photo captions and writing headlines. Course includes a review of libel law and attention to the ethical dilemmas facing journalists.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 255 - Social Media

    MEDI 255 - Social Media

    4.00 credit hours

    Examines social media as an evolving, complex system of channels used to communicate, exchange messages and persuade. This class focuses on the crafting of messages for distinct social media channels and audiences. Among the things that we will consider are the uses of social media in advertising, social movements, and political campaigns.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Social Science.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 262 - Introduction to Digital Audio

    MEDI 262 - Introduction to Digital Audio

    4.00 credit hours

    The preparation, production and direction of various digital audio program materials (such as commercial spots, news packages, music specials, station promos, podcasts, and dramas). Students learn how to use professional digital audio editing software. Sometimes uses WONC-FM production studios as a laboratory.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 117.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 265 - Photo Journalism

    MEDI 265 - Photo Journalism

    4.00 credit hours

    An introductory course in photo journalism with an emphasis on multimedia. The course is taught as a hands-on workshop. Instruction progresses from basic camera operation to more comprehensive visual storytelling that may incorporate audio, video or other multimedia components.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • ARTD 140 - Digital Art and Design

    ARTD 140 - Digital Art and Design

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to digital imaging, computer graphics and graphic design to communicate messages using digital visuals. Emphasizes hands-on computer experience with digital image manipulation techniques, drawing and editing tools that allow students to create computer based graphic arts, design and page layout.

    Schedule Of Classes

Advanced Production

Three of the following:

  • MEDI 322 - Video Storytelling II

    MEDI 322 - Video Storytelling II

    4.00 credit hours

    A continuation of the skills learned in MEDI 222 Video Storytelling I with more emphasis on longer-form video projects. Topics include: advanced camera operation, lighting, composition, editing transitions, mixing and synchronizing audio, graphics, logging video and working with B-roll. Professional editing packages are used to produce long-form projects in formats suitable for delivery over DVD, Web, broadcast television and cable.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 113 and MEDI 222.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 325 - Newsgathering II

    MEDI 325 - Newsgathering II

    4.00 credit hours

    Explores advanced writing and reporting techniques and the production of multi-source, in-depth articles. Also introduces students to literary and investigative journalism.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 345 - Digital Journalism

    MEDI 345 - Digital Journalism

    4.00 credit hours

    Analysis of the technological convergence that has occurred in the modern news environment, and the creation of content that is effective across a range of media platforms. Emphasis on analyzing and selecting the proper medium to suit the message.

    Prerequisite(s)

    One of the following: MEDI 222, MEDI 225 or MEDI 262.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 366 - Broadcast News

    MEDI 366 - Broadcast News

    4.00 credit hours

    An intensive study of the writing, editing and production of news for radio and television. Students learn to write for broadcast, how to conduct interviews for radio and television and how to integrate audio and video elements into news stories.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225; One of the following: MEDI 101, MEDI 222 or MEDI 262.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 370 - Screenwriting

    MEDI 370 - Screenwriting

    4.00 credit hours

    The research, writing and pre-production of television and motion picture screenplays with an emphasis on script structure and format, plot analysis and character development. The behind-the-scenes relationships with producers, directors, screenwriters and agents are studied. Also discussed: Writers Guild of America formatting guidelines, screenwriting software choices, securing a literary agent, soliciting producers and deciphering options and contracts.

    Prerequisite(s)

    CARD 102 or COMM 100; Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 390 - Special Topics in Journalism and Media Communication

    MEDI 390 - Special Topics in Journalism and Media Communication

    4.00 credit hours

    Exploration of a topic of current interest. Topics vary depending on student and faculty interest. May be taken more than once with different content. Potential topics include sports media, data visualization, public affairs journalism, etc.

    Prerequisite(s)

    8 credit hours in communication or media studies.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 405 - Advanced Digital Audio Production

    MEDI 405 - Advanced Digital Audio Production

    4.00 credit hours

    The preparation and direction of digital audio programs (such as podcasts, commercial spots, station promos, sales presentations, documentaries, etc.) on an advanced level. Students learn the techniques of sophisticated radio and audio production, including field recording, multi-track recording, mixing, editing, mastering, and sound design for other media. Uses WONC-FM production studios as the laboratory.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 262.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 415 - TV Studio Production

    MEDI 415 - TV Studio Production

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to television studio production. Students learn about different genres of studio production and have an opportunity to create a variety of programs (a talk show, a newscast and a small individual project). Course meets at the studios of Naperville Community Television (NCTV-17).

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 101 or MEDI 222; MEDI 113.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 490 - Seminar in Journalism and Media Communication

    MEDI 490 - Seminar in Journalism and Media Communication

    4.00 credit hours

    Exploration of a topic of current interest. Topics vary depending on student and faculty interest. May be taken more than once with different content. Potential topics include sports media, data visualization, public affairs journalism, etc.

    Prerequisite(s)

    Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

History and Theory

One of the following:

  • MEDI 315 - History of Journalism

    MEDI 315 - History of Journalism

    4.00 credit hours

    Survey of the development of journalism in America. Course covers the major eras and figures in U.S. journalism history.

    Prerequisite(s)

    Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • COMM 412 - Media Criticism

    COMM 412 - Media Criticism

    4.00 credit hours

    An advanced survey of theoretically-informed approaches to media criticism, with an emphasis on news media, television and film. Students learn to use the conceptual tools media scholars employ to analyze the content, form and effects of media messages. Ethical and political questions raised by media texts are also examined.

    Prerequisite(s)

    COMM 185 and Junior standing.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    U.S. Power Structures, Writing Intensive.
    iCon(s)
    Engaging Civic Life.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • COMM 415 - Media Institutions

    COMM 415 - Media Institutions

    4.00 credit hours

    A study of the business practices, institutional forms and production and distribution processes of major media industries in the U.S. and around the world. Surveys the impact of technology, media policy and regulation, globalization and broader political economic forces on both the individual media enterprise and national and transnational media systems. Examines the unique work routines and labor relations that tend to prevail within media industries. Special emphasis is placed on the advantages and disadvantages of commercial, for-profit media and their various alternatives (state-run public service media, citizen journalism, etc.).

    Prerequisite(s)

    COMM 185 and Junior standing.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Global Understanding, Writing Intensive.
    iCon(s)
    Thinking Globally.

    Schedule Of Classes

Media Practicum

Three semesters of the following:

  • MEDI 113 - Video Practicum

    MEDI 113 - Video Practicum

    0.00-2.00 credit hours

    Hands-on video field production workshop designed to allow students to develop their video production and storytelling skills. Emphasis is placed on news and public affairs content. Instructor consent required for 2 credit hours. This is a graded course, regardless of credit.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 117 - Radio Practicum

    MEDI 117 - Radio Practicum

    0.00-2.00 credit hours

    Offered to all students who wish to work at the campus radio station, WONC-FM. The following positions are available: music show host, newscaster, news reporter, news magazine host, sportscaster, sports reporter, sports play-by-play announcer, traffic reporter, news writer, copywriter, music research specialist, promotions assistant, production assistant, board operator. Instructor consent needed for 2 credit hours. This is a graded course, regardless of credit.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 152 - College News Practicum

    MEDI 152 - College News Practicum

    0.00-2.00 credit hours

    Hands-on experience on the staff of the college news organization, The Chronicle/ncclinked.com. Students work as writers or editors, web and social media content creators, photographers, artists or designers. Registration for credit requires a minimum of four hours of work on the publication per week. Instructor consent needed for 2 credit hours. This is a graded course, regardless of credit.

    Schedule Of Classes

Additional Requirements for the B.A. Degree

Students must demonstrate elementary competence in a foreign language. For more information, see the B.A. Degree Requirements within the Academic Regulations section of this catalog.

Journalism and Media Communication Minor

Journalism and Media Communication prepares students to become modern media practitioners, practiced in the art of storytelling using a variety of platforms and technologies. Depending on the specific courses selected, students are equipped for careers in journalism, radio, television, video production, social media, advertising and digital content creation.

For additional programs and courses in this department, see Communication and Media Studies.

Minor Requirements

A minimum of 20 credit hours, including:

Core Courses

  • COMM 185 - Global Media in a Digital Age

    COMM 185 - Global Media in a Digital Age

    4.00 credit hours

    A survey of the development, structure, economics and regulation of the major media with a special emphasis on digital communication and the rise of the internet. Though the primary focus of the course is on media in U.S., some time and attention is devoted to global media industries. The sociological and cultural impact of media on society and civic life will be a central theme throughout the course.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Social Science, Global Understanding, U.S. Power Structures.
    iCon(s)
    Engaging Civic Life, Innovating Our World.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 225 - Newsgathering I

    MEDI 225 - Newsgathering I

    4.00 credit hours

    Introduction to journalistic writing and reporting techniques. Topics covered include conducting interviews, story selection and research. New technologies and the evolving state of journalism are also discussed.

    Schedule Of Classes

Production Fundamentals

Two of the following:

  • MEDI 101 - Introduction to Broadcasting

    MEDI 101 - Introduction to Broadcasting

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to the legal, economic, logistical and technological considerations shaping the day-to-day operations of broadcast media. Special attention is given to the management and programming of TV and radio stations and networks. Among the topics covered include: news and public affairs, sports broadcasting, audience analysis, advertising, programming research and other areas related to both commercial and non-commercial programming practices. Recommended for students interested in careers in radio and/or television.

    iCon(s)
    Engaging Civic Life, Innovating the World.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 200 - Digital Media Writing

    MEDI 200 - Digital Media Writing

    4.00 credit hours

    Digital media writing introduces students to writing on different types of platforms including the web, applications and social media. Students learn to write in a variety of different genres including blog writing, online news and public relations. The course also hones writing and research skills for digital writing.

    Prerequisite(s)

    CARD 102 or COMM 100.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Humanities, U.S. Power Structures.
    iCon(s)
    Innovating the World.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 222 - Video Storytelling I

    MEDI 222 - Video Storytelling I

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to the elements of video production and the principles of editing with an emphasis on story as well as technique. Basic camera and microphone operation is introduced and use of video editing software to create video projects is explored. This course is a combination of lectures, demonstrations and projects.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 101 or MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 250 - Copy Editing

    MEDI 250 - Copy Editing

    4.00 credit hours

    Basic techniques and responsibilities of a publications editor. Topics include editing for both style and content, working with photos, writing photo captions and writing headlines. Course includes a review of libel law and attention to the ethical dilemmas facing journalists.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 255 - Social Media

    MEDI 255 - Social Media

    4.00 credit hours

    Examines social media as an evolving, complex system of channels used to communicate, exchange messages and persuade. This class focuses on the crafting of messages for distinct social media channels and audiences. Among the things that we will consider are the uses of social media in advertising, social movements, and political campaigns.

    Cardinal Directions Designation(s)
    Social Science.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 262 - Introduction to Digital Audio

    MEDI 262 - Introduction to Digital Audio

    4.00 credit hours

    The preparation, production and direction of various digital audio program materials (such as commercial spots, news packages, music specials, station promos, podcasts, and dramas). Students learn how to use professional digital audio editing software. Sometimes uses WONC-FM production studios as a laboratory.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 117.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 265 - Photo Journalism

    MEDI 265 - Photo Journalism

    4.00 credit hours

    An introductory course in photo journalism with an emphasis on multimedia. The course is taught as a hands-on workshop. Instruction progresses from basic camera operation to more comprehensive visual storytelling that may incorporate audio, video or other multimedia components.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • ARTD 140 - Digital Art and Design

    ARTD 140 - Digital Art and Design

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to digital imaging, computer graphics and graphic design to communicate messages using digital visuals. Emphasizes hands-on computer experience with digital image manipulation techniques, drawing and editing tools that allow students to create computer based graphic arts, design and page layout.

    Schedule Of Classes

Advanced Production

One of the following:

  • MEDI 322 - Video Storytelling II

    MEDI 322 - Video Storytelling II

    4.00 credit hours

    A continuation of the skills learned in MEDI 222 Video Storytelling I with more emphasis on longer-form video projects. Topics include: advanced camera operation, lighting, composition, editing transitions, mixing and synchronizing audio, graphics, logging video and working with B-roll. Professional editing packages are used to produce long-form projects in formats suitable for delivery over DVD, Web, broadcast television and cable.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 113 and MEDI 222.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 325 - Newsgathering II

    MEDI 325 - Newsgathering II

    4.00 credit hours

    Explores advanced writing and reporting techniques and the production of multi-source, in-depth articles. Also introduces students to literary and investigative journalism.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 345 - Digital Journalism

    MEDI 345 - Digital Journalism

    4.00 credit hours

    Analysis of the technological convergence that has occurred in the modern news environment, and the creation of content that is effective across a range of media platforms. Emphasis on analyzing and selecting the proper medium to suit the message.

    Prerequisite(s)

    One of the following: MEDI 222, MEDI 225 or MEDI 262.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 366 - Broadcast News

    MEDI 366 - Broadcast News

    4.00 credit hours

    An intensive study of the writing, editing and production of news for radio and television. Students learn to write for broadcast, how to conduct interviews for radio and television and how to integrate audio and video elements into news stories.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 225; One of the following: MEDI 101, MEDI 222 or MEDI 262.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 370 - Screenwriting

    MEDI 370 - Screenwriting

    4.00 credit hours

    The research, writing and pre-production of television and motion picture screenplays with an emphasis on script structure and format, plot analysis and character development. The behind-the-scenes relationships with producers, directors, screenwriters and agents are studied. Also discussed: Writers Guild of America formatting guidelines, screenwriting software choices, securing a literary agent, soliciting producers and deciphering options and contracts.

    Prerequisite(s)

    CARD 102 or COMM 100; Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 390 - Special Topics in Journalism and Media Communication

    MEDI 390 - Special Topics in Journalism and Media Communication

    4.00 credit hours

    Exploration of a topic of current interest. Topics vary depending on student and faculty interest. May be taken more than once with different content. Potential topics include sports media, data visualization, public affairs journalism, etc.

    Prerequisite(s)

    8 credit hours in communication or media studies.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 405 - Advanced Digital Audio Production

    MEDI 405 - Advanced Digital Audio Production

    4.00 credit hours

    The preparation and direction of digital audio programs (such as podcasts, commercial spots, station promos, sales presentations, documentaries, etc.) on an advanced level. Students learn the techniques of sophisticated radio and audio production, including field recording, multi-track recording, mixing, editing, mastering, and sound design for other media. Uses WONC-FM production studios as the laboratory.

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 262.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 415 - TV Studio Production

    MEDI 415 - TV Studio Production

    4.00 credit hours

    An introduction to television studio production. Students learn about different genres of studio production and have an opportunity to create a variety of programs (a talk show, a newscast and a small individual project). Course meets at the studios of Naperville Community Television (NCTV-17).

    Prerequisite(s)

    MEDI 101 or MEDI 222; MEDI 113.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 490 - Seminar in Journalism and Media Communication

    MEDI 490 - Seminar in Journalism and Media Communication

    4.00 credit hours

    Exploration of a topic of current interest. Topics vary depending on student and faculty interest. May be taken more than once with different content. Potential topics include sports media, data visualization, public affairs journalism, etc.

    Prerequisite(s)

    Junior standing.

    Schedule Of Classes

Media Practicum

One of the following:

  • MEDI 113 - Video Practicum

    MEDI 113 - Video Practicum

    0.00-2.00 credit hours

    Hands-on video field production workshop designed to allow students to develop their video production and storytelling skills. Emphasis is placed on news and public affairs content. Instructor consent required for 2 credit hours. This is a graded course, regardless of credit.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 117 - Radio Practicum

    MEDI 117 - Radio Practicum

    0.00-2.00 credit hours

    Offered to all students who wish to work at the campus radio station, WONC-FM. The following positions are available: music show host, newscaster, news reporter, news magazine host, sportscaster, sports reporter, sports play-by-play announcer, traffic reporter, news writer, copywriter, music research specialist, promotions assistant, production assistant, board operator. Instructor consent needed for 2 credit hours. This is a graded course, regardless of credit.

    Schedule Of Classes

  • MEDI 152 - College News Practicum

    MEDI 152 - College News Practicum

    0.00-2.00 credit hours

    Hands-on experience on the staff of the college news organization, The Chronicle/ncclinked.com. Students work as writers or editors, web and social media content creators, photographers, artists or designers. Registration for credit requires a minimum of four hours of work on the publication per week. Instructor consent needed for 2 credit hours. This is a graded course, regardless of credit.

    Schedule Of Classes

Note:

Practicum courses may be taken for zero credit hours.

Journalism and media communication outcomes

Internships

Recent graduates have completed internships as:

  • Editorial intern, College Fashionista, New York City
  • Programming and production intern, NBC Sports, Stamford, Conn.

Graduate Schools

Recent graduates have been accepted at programs such as:

  • Loyola University (Chicago), Master’s in Communication: Digital Media and Storytelling

Careers

Recent graduates in Media Studies are employed as:

  • Playback Operator, Big Ten Tonight, Big Ten Network
  • Producer/Editor, Traffic Pulse Networks
  • Anchor/Reporter, Newsy
  • Copy writer at MACLYN
  • Video Editor, Verizon Media
  • Associate account manager for Lever

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