Journalism Major

Use your passion for news, culture, politics, sports, fashion and entertainment to help tell the important stories of our time. The Hubbard School's journalism major prepares students for many careers outside the traditional and emerging media. 

What You Can Study

In addition to required coursework, every Hubbard School journalism major will have familiarity with basic technology skills behind today’s media platforms, including blogging software, audio slideshows and video.

  • Newswriting
  • Reporting
  • Feature Writing
  • Media Design
  • Photojournalism
  • Video Production
  • Social Media
  • Magazine Production

Your Career Path

Every organization needs professionals who know how to write and edit content and create stories for an audience. The journalism major will help provide you with these skills. 

  • Reporter
  • Broadcast Journalist
  • Feature Writer
  • News Director
  • Photojournalist
  • Producer
  • Podcast Reporter
  • Magazine Editor


Hear From Hubbard School Students

Learn about the experiences of Hubbard School Journalism Students at the university and in the community

Jack chose to pursue his passion for education through journalism.
The 2023-24 Minnesota Daily editor-in-chief was made for his role.
Jack placed 10th in the 2019-2020 Hearst Narrative Video Storytelling Competition