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Journalism

Centennial College

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
36 months
Duration
14937 CAD/year
2721 CAD/year
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About

In Centennial College's three-year Journalism program, you gain the skills you need to navigate and succeed in a changing industry.  

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

By going from the classroom to the newsroom, you come to understand the multifaceted and fast-paced journalism industry, which focuses on interesting people, places and things. 

In this advanced diploma program in Journalism from Centennial College you:

  • Cover a variety of topics while developing the critical foundation skills you need for the industry.
  • Apply your newsroom skills to an award-winning community newspaper, a news website and radio-television news, all of which makes you versatile and industry-ready as soon as you graduate.
  • Develop new multiplatform skills for the evolving world of news reporting.

From covering breaking news to exploring human interest stories, as a journalist you will be responsible for reporting events, interviewing newsmakers and examining the issues of our times.

Career Outlook

  • Reporter
  • Photographer
  • Writer
  • Editor
  • Producer
  • Layout artist

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Media: Theory, Workplace and Issues
  • Tools and Processes for Communicators
  • College Communications 
  • General Education Elective
  • Reporting 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students: Apply early! Allow approximately four to six months before start for admission and Study Permit/Visa processing. 

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)
  • English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take the Centennial College English Skills Assessment for Admission (score of 170 or 171 required)
Additional Requirements 

Attending a program admission session where you will learn more about the program is highly recommended.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14937 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14937 CAD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    2721 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2721 CAD per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

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