Online Masters in Journalism 2020

A master’s degree may be a good choice for someone who wishes to advance in their profession by developing expert-level knowledge and skills. Master’s programs most often require one to three years of study and may be available full or part time. What is a Master in Journalism? The field of journalism has changed radically with the growth of online information sources. A master’s… Read more

A master’s degree may be a good choice for someone who wishes to advance in their profession by developing expert-level knowledge and skills. Master’s programs most often require one to three years of study and may be available full or part time.

What is a Master in Journalism? The field of journalism has changed radically with the growth of online information sources. A master’s degree program in journalism offers coursework to help students understand the profound changes in the field, the fundamental models operating today, and the most significant issues facing both individual journalists and the news, entertainment and media organizations that may employ them.

Journalism programs can help students to develop their potential as writers, reporters, and researchers. Students typically learn to develop stories, identify sources, and place their work in appropriate publications. They can also learn time management and organizational skills to support the business side of their work and help them juggle multiple projects at once.

Each master’s degree in journalism has a slightly different focus and structure, and this affects program length and the costs of attending. It is always wise to make direct contact with the programs that interest you to get accurate information about the cost of attending.

The expansion of online media has changed the field. Graduates with a master’s degree in journalism may still seek traditional roles as reporters, writers, editors and. However, there are many new ways to research, write about, and report news and information. Journalists may write for online news and media organizations or for subscription-only print and online conglomerates. Positions as publicists, public relations and marketing specialists, and media consultants are also possible career choices. In addition to these, many journalists find that earning a master’s degree makes them eligible to teach college-level writing and journalism courses.

A master’s degree in journalism can enhance credibility and raise your profile, and there are local and online programs in most parts of the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Flexible Learning with Falmouth University
Saint Ives , United Kingdom

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry know-how, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever-changing industry de ... +

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry know-how, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever-changing industry demands. It aims to create graduates that stand out from the crowd, and who understand how to function within a professional environment across different screen industries. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
June 2020
Online
 
Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου
Cyprus Online , Cyprus

The Postgraduate Program of Studies (PPC) Communication and New Journalism of the Open University of Cyprus responds to the imperative need for knowledge and effectiveness in ... +

The Postgraduate Program of Studies (PPC) Communication and New Journalism of the Open University of Cyprus responds to the imperative need for knowledge and effectiveness in the Media and the formulation of strategic and tactical communication, combining the theoretical depth with the required practical training. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Greek
September 2020
Campus
 
Instituto Universitario de Posgrado (IUP)
Madrid , Spain

Faced with the changes that generates a digital environment in the structure, production and management of information, the Masters in Journalism and Digital Online offers a g ... +

Faced with the changes that generates a digital environment in the structure, production and management of information, the Masters in Journalism and Digital Online offers a global vision and a deepening practice .... -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
10 months
September 2020
Online