Bachelor's Degree Program
Speak truth to power, bring light to the facts and tell compelling stories as you earn your digital journalism degree from a personal, hands-on program. UAF’s digital journalism degree equips students with the broad skill set and real-world experiences valued in today’s newsrooms and digital outlets.
Work alongside faculty with journalistic experience on specialized projects. Access several laboratory facilities, including a digital newsroom, audio and video bays and an advanced video editing/digital printing lab. Gain career experience working on and off campus through student publications and a required professional media internship.
You’ll graduate as a versatile, high-demand candidate in a growing field.
What Is Digital Journalism?
Digital journalism is a contemporary form of journalism where news content—including text, audio and video—is distributed via the internet. A digital journalist employs critical thinking to articulate, illuminate and illustrate the world around them.
If you’re curious, always asking questions and driven to get to the bottom of every story, digital journalism is the career path for you.
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Why Study Digital Journalism at UAF?
As a digital journalism major at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, you’ll determine your personal course of study and learn from professors who have worked with major media companies. Access industry leading labs and editing facilities. Receive résumé-boosting experience with professional internships and campus media outlets. Graduate prepared for a variety of careers in the growing field of digital media. Here are more reasons to earn your bachelor’s in digital journalism at UAF.
What Can You Do With Your Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Journalism?
Digital journalism majors are prepared for careers as reporters, broadcasters, editors, photojournalists and other positions in the burgeoning field of digital media.
Get Started on Your Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Journalism
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