Why Hubbard?

Why Hubbard?


Why Hubbard?

At the University of Minnesota Hubbard School of Journalism and Mass Communication, students study and create research in collaboration with award-winning and nationally recognized faculty. Upon graduation, students are prepared to become the next generation of mass communication researchers.

Students and skyline

Live and Work in a Major Media Market

We’re located in the heart of Minneapolis-St. Paul, a major metropolitan area with more than 300 advertising agencies, two daily newspapers, six television stations and 17 Fortune 500 companies. Students work within the community on both research and teaching.

Research & Funding Opportunities

We believe education and research should come first. That’s why graduate students at the Hubbard School are given funding opportunities, including fellowships and teaching opportunities.

Of Academic Grad Students Receive Funding
Given in Assistantship and Fellowship Support
Annual Conference Travel Stipend
Funding & Research Programs
Student Life
Graduate & Professional School Students at UMN
Graduate Faculty Members at Hubbard
Academic & Professional Masters Programs
Professional Research Centers

Faculty Collaboration

Our faculty actively work with graduate students on nationally recognized research projects. Faculty advisers guide graduate students as mentors from the first year.

Research Facilities

The Hubbard School offers top-of-the-line facilities in which to do research. You’ll receive office space and access to state-of-the-art technology, as well as programming and research opportunities through the Silha and Minnesota Journalism Centers.

Interdisciplinary Studies

Explore multiple areas of mass communication with departments across the University of Minnesota. From political science to public health, you can diversify your research and collaborate with faculty across the University.

Grad Students Present at Showcase
Prof MA Student at Showcase
Grad Student at Showcase
PhD Graduates at 2019 Commencement
Grad Cohort Winter Fun 2019
Grad Cohort having fun

Want to Learn More?

The Hubbard School Graduate Program is one of the best in the nation. 

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Have Questions?

We can help! Reach out to Graduate Student Services.

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