With various majors, minors, and certificates, we're sure you'll be able to find your niche here. Whether you want to be covering the news, working for an organization, creating advertisements for numerous brands, or working closely with a company to communicate to its public audience, there is something for you in the CJ department.
The communication and journalism department offers the following programs:
Communication - Communication Studies Emphasis Major and Minor
Communication - Organizational Communication Emphasis Major, Minor and Certificate
Integrated Strategic Communication Minor and Certificate
Integrated Strategic Communication: Advertising Major
Integrated Strategic Communication: Public Relations Major
Journalism Major, Minor and Certificate
Multimedia Communication Minor
Social Advocacy and Change Certificate
Our graduates go on to do really amazing things, like working for the Washington Post or working for the Twins baseball team to create its brand. No matter where life takes you, you’ll use the skills gained through your coursework.
Being a Blugold means that I can learn, grow, and explore exactly who I want to be! I can take on new opportunities and figure out my own strengths and weaknesses. I can be a marketing minor and I can explore nature. I can do research and facilitate a leadership camp! The possibilities are endless.