Academic Programs of Study
Our Journalism Degree will prepare you for a career in publishing across all formats!Learn the technology and techniques that are revolutionizing the way we produce the news accurately and ethically. From Day One as a journalism major, you'll sharpen your skills by reporting for The Wood Word and TVM News from Day One.
Journalism Program Description
Prepare for a career in the rapidly changing world of journalism. From newspapers to magazines to television and the web, specializing in journalism prepares you for a career in publishing across formats. Learn how to use digital tools to think, write, and bring a story to life in new and exciting ways.
If you are interested in creating and editing engaging and impactful stories for TV and radio, social media, web-based publications, such as blogs and traditional print media, this may be the degree for you.
Learn the technology and techniques that are revolutionizing the way we produce the news accurately and ethically. Practice your skills by reporting for The Wood Word and TVM News from Day One. Prepare for an exciting career in journalism with a degree from Marywood.
More About This Degree
Our Center for Multimedia Communication provides media tools necessary to publish an online newspaper; direct, product, shoot, or edit video and audio programming; create and publish a PR newsletter; work as on-air television or radio talent; create virtual sets; produce short films; manage social media accounts; broadcast live sporting events; and much more.
Our award-winning, on-air and online radio station licensed by the FCC, staffed, managed, and operated by students.
The Wood Word
Work on the University's award-winning online news source in our newsroom equipped with 16 Macs, Apple’s Final Cut software, Adobe Suite, and all the tools of the trade you will need to put out the latest greatest news.
Join the student staff to direct live and taped programming via regional facilities of Comcast Cable and on the web. With the latest audio and video production tech and capabilities, the sky, or rather the green screen, is the limit.
Plus seven audio and video editing suites and a newsroom, all fully-equipped with Mac-based technology and industry-standard software!
Undergraduate Admissions Requirements
- Official SAT and/or ACT scores
- Completed application
- Official transcripts
- Letter of recommendation