Immerse yourself in real-world scenarios through partnerships with top news outlets and journalism professionals, ensuring you graduate as a skilled and adaptable journalist. Join us to unleash your journalistic potential in a dynamic and supportive learning environment.

About our Program

Through immersive simulations and collaborative projects, students engage with real-world scenarios within the safety of the classroom environment. This hands-on approach allows them to practice journalism skills, navigate ethical dilemmas, and develop problem-solving abilities in a setting that mirrors the complexities of the industry. By bringing the newsroom experience into the classroom, we ensure our students graduate not just with theoretical knowledge but with a robust skill set and confidence to thrive in the dynamic field of journalism.

Empower Your Journalism Journey

Don't just study journalism – immerse yourself in a supportive community that fosters passion, creativity, and professional development. Engage with like-minded peers in organizations such as the Student Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the Texas State University Broadcast Society, where you can collaborate on projects, attend industry events, and build lasting connections. These student organizations provide invaluable opportunities to enhance your skills, gain hands-on experience, and stay updated on industry trends. 

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Classes You'll Take

Our courses are tailored to empower aspiring journalists with the skills and knowledge essential for success in the dynamic field of journalism. Here's an overview of the courses that will shape your journey toward becoming a strategic and skilled force in the journalism industry:

Journalism Careers

With a strong foundation in journalism principles, critical thinking, and adaptability, Texas State journalism students carve out successful careers in various sectors, from traditional news outlets to cutting-edge digital media enterprises.

    • Investigative Reporter
    • Multimedia Journalist
    • Digital Content Producer
    • News Editor
    • Broadcast Journalist
    • Photojournalist
    • Copywriter
    • Content Strategist
    • Editorial Assistant
    • Sports Reporter
    • Political Correspondent
    • Media Analyst


Our distinguished faculty, a blend of seasoned professionals and dedicated academics, bring real-world insights to the classroom. With former and current journalists as faculty, we maintain a crucial connection to the industry, ensuring our students receive a well-rounded education that seamlessly integrates theory and practice. Join us at the forefront of journalistic excellence and innovation.

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