Explore the exciting world of journalism as it evolves from the print media to the internet when you earn your Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication degree online from Ashford University.
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Meet Michael Leach, who earned his Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication from Ashford in 2013. "Having the journalism degree takes a talent I have and allows me to do something with it," he says. Read more about Michael.
Online Journalism Bachelor's Degree Program
With the advancement of electronic media has come increasing demand for responsible journalists - professionals with the skills and knowledge to use new media and to broadcast timely information to the public. In this program, you will learn the rights and responsibilities of news media professionals in a democracy. You will create portfolio pieces throughout your program that may be assembled into an electronic portfolio to showcase your professional journalistic skills.
Society of Professional Journalists
This group is dedicated to the perpetuation of a free press as the cornerstone of our nation and our liberty. Ashford is proud to have established the first ever online chapter for students. Join the LinkedIn online club for journalism students.
Special Terms and Conditions
Successful completion of this program by itself does not lead to licensure or certification in any state, regardless of concentration or specialization. Further, Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate's application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification. Students seeking licensure or certification in a particular profession are strongly encouraged to carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements may vary by state. Further, a criminal record may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure, certification, or employment in this field of study.
Your courses in this Bachelor of Arts degree program are taught by advance-degreed instructors with real-world experience in the subjects they teach. In addition, you can transfer up to 90 approved credits toward your Bachelor's degree and accelerate your degree completion.
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If this program fits your personal and professional goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.