The Convergence of Journalism and Media Studies
The study of journalism has evolved into a landscape that includes the broader scope of media studies. Students are prepared for professional careers in newspapers, magazines, television and radio, news agencies, publishing and public information service in the government and private sectors, a well as numerous jobs in the corporate world.
- Journalism and Media Studies Undergraduate Program
- Digital Media Track in the Master's in Communication and Information Studies Program
- PhD Program /Media Studies
Faculty Provide Theory and Practical Application
Our faculty members are engaged teachers and researchers who provide you with a broad spectrum of courses in the theory and practice of journalism and media. Their knowledge, foresight and practical experience lend itself to a dynamic learning environment.
Students Creating Media
Kairos is the Department of Journalism and Media Studies' undergraduate magazine of narrative, visual and analytical journalism.
NJ Spark is a social justice journalism lab that brings students together with media makers and journalists to create media about and with underserved communities.
Alum-Knights is the alumni magazine of the Department of Journalism and Media Studies. It is written, produced and published by students in Prof. Susan Keith’s Media Publishing and Design course, which focuses on writing for, designing and paginating magazines.
New Jersey Food Journal
New Jersey Food Journal is the Garden State’s online food, culture and history magazine, fed by Prof. Teresa Politano's “Food Writing” class.
Raritan River Review
Raritan River Review, produced in Prof. Hank Kalet’s Hyperlocal Newsroom class, covers the New Brunswick and Rutgers communities.