About the Bachelor of Science in Multimedia Journalism
Keep your finger on the pulse of current events and immerse yourself in the written world of ideas with a degree in multimedia journalism. Whether your passion is digital media, newspaper writing, radio, television or public relations and advertising, the multimedia journalism program will polish your prose and streamline your style, prepping you for a career in the field of your dreams.
Since opening its doors more than 40 years ago, the Hall School of Journalism and Communication has developed a strong reputation for preparing students in a high-quality, academically rigorous, yet relevant program. Today, the Hall School continues to earn its strong reputation through innovative use of emerging and online technologies. This is coupled with real-world, hands-on experience that makes the difference when graduates enter the job market.
Why choose TROY?
We know journalism and communication students must learn how to think critically,
write clearly and express ideas, along with acquiring the skills and experience needed
to succeed. They must also learn to meet problems head- on and use their newly acquired
skills to find creative solutions. To help in this process, the school’s faculty members
and professional staff serve as professors, mentors and coaches in the process.
Our professors are at the heart of this academic program. They challenge students to maximize their potential as learners, critical thinkers and clear communicators. The Hall School’s innovative and forward-looking programs are able to adopt new technologies and quickly adapt to developments such as globalization.
Your classmates will include students from around the world. Their diversity and views will enrich your life, expand your view of the world and help you understand the growing importance of global communications.
Our curriculum goes beyond the traditional setting. Hall School students capitalize on opportunities to interact with and learn from outstanding faculty members, industry leaders, a global network of alumni, a close-knit community of classmates and our exceptional student media platforms.
Many schools talk about their hands-on curriculum. We will show you how our innovative curriculum connects the academics of our program with the real world. Multimedia journalism students will:
- Broadcast two live, award-winning, 30-minute news programs every class day for TROY TrojanVision, Troy University’s television station.
- Publish the award-winning student newspaper, The Tropolitan, weekly.
- Create and implement a comprehensive public relations campaign for clients.
- Build competitive advertising campaigns for clients.
- Master the latest technological advances in web, digital and social media.
- Complete an internship in their desired area of expertise.
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