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School Of Journalism
Journalism
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Why Study Journalism?

At Stony Brook’s School of Journalism, we believe that journalists have never been more important, and that all of our students have the potential to pursue exciting careers in communications or to become journalists whose work can possibly change the world. You'll enjoy small classes, individual attention, exciting internships and unique opportunities to practice reporting on location and in our newsroom.

AREAS OF STUDY:
  • Diversity and Society
  • Global Issues and Perspectives
  • Public Affairs/Public Policy
  • Science and the Environment

Ready to take the next step?

SAMPLE COURSES:

  • News Literacy
  • News Reporting & Writing
  • Multimedia Newsroom
  • Reporting in New York City

ADMISSION INFO:

As a non-restricted major, there are no additional admission requirements for this program. Please review the general admission criteria related to how you are applying.

After Graduation

Your college decision isn't really about the next four years. We get it. It’s about what doors are opened by your degree and whether those opportunities are what you had envisioned for yourself. Nearly 95% of SBU grads go to professional or graduate school. Here's a snapshot of what life after graduation looks like for some of them.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Agency Coordinator
  • Entertainment Reporter
  • Social Media Manager
  • Research Collaborator

RECENT EMPLOYERS:

  • Transamerica
  • LA Times
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Facebook

Interested in this Major?

School of Journalism

Chair: Laura Lindenfeld

Office: Melville Library N-4004

Phone: (631) 632-7403

School Of Journalism
Journalism
Back to all Programs

Why Study Journalism?

At Stony Brook’s School of Journalism, we believe that journalists have never been more important, and that all of our students have the potential to pursue exciting careers in communications or to become journalists whose work can possibly change the world. You'll enjoy small classes, individual attention, exciting internships and unique opportunities to practice reporting on location and in our newsroom.

AREAS OF STUDY:
  • Diversity and Society
  • Global Issues and Perspectives
  • Public Affairs/Public Policy
  • Science and the Environment

Ready to take the next step?

SAMPLE COURSES:

  • News Literacy
  • News Reporting & Writing
  • Multimedia Newsroom
  • Reporting in New York City

ADMISSION INFO:

As a non-restricted major, there are no additional admission requirements for this program. Please review the general admission criteria related to how you are applying.

After Graduation

Your college decision isn't really about the next four years. We get it. It’s about what doors are opened by your degree and whether those opportunities are what you had envisioned for yourself. Nearly 95% of SBU grads go to professional or graduate school. Here's a snapshot of what life after graduation looks like for some of them.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Agency Coordinator
  • Entertainment Reporter
  • Social Media Manager
  • Research Collaborator

RECENT EMPLOYERS:

  • Transamerica
  • LA Times
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Facebook

Interested in this Major?

School of Journalism

Chair: Laura Lindenfeld

Office: Melville Library N-4004

Phone: (631) 632-7403

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