Journalism

Bachelor's Degree  | Russellville Campus | In-Person or Blended

The curriculum provides opportunities for experiential learning in TV, Radio, Print or Multimedia through required practicum courses in an on-campus lab setting.

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Required lab courses such as Broadcast, Print and Multi-media Practicums.
  • Internships are encouraged

SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • Internships are encouraged
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Developing Leadership Skills
  • Reporting

About This Degree

TUITION

In-State: $232 | Out-of-State: $464

Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships

CAREER OPTIONS

You could work as a(n):

  • Politics
  • Mass Media
  • Commercial/Corporate Leadership
  • Non-Profit Leadership
  • Theatre Director

Alumni of our program work at:

  • Arkansas State Senate
  • Arkansas Nuclear One
  • Arkansas State Auditor
  • KFSM-TV

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • Master of Arts in Multi-Media Journalism

Point of Pride

Our program received an excellent rating in the most recent Communication Program Review submitted to the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE).

 

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