12 months
Duration
34000 USD/year
34000 USD/year
14000 USD/year
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About

The mission of the Journalism - Digital Journalism at The University of Arizona is to prepare students to face the complex challenges confronting journalists in the 21st century.  

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Overview

Changes in digital journalism technologies and communication tools have presented journalists and news organizations with a variety of challenges and opportunities. 

Education 

Demands on today’s journalists require advanced storytelling skills that include expertise in visual story gathering and production, the incorporation of social media, data mining, and app and web design to compete in a modern media environment. 

To meet these complex challenges, the Journalism - Digital Journalism at The University of Arizona  provides students with the opportunity to advance their digital storytelling skills through courses in advanced multimedia and photojournalism, mobile app development, media entrepreneurship, digital communications law and data mining. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Communication Law
  • Entrepreneurial Journalism
  • Digging with Data 
  • Advanced Multimedia
  • Mobile App Development
  • Internship specializing in digital storytelling
  • Advanced Photojournalism in Italy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Through the Graduate Admissions Application you will have the ability to upload various requirements for consideration by the admission committee. For this application you will be asked to upload the following:

  •  Statement of Purpose (one to two pages) explaining how this program will help you achieve your goals.
  •  Résumé/Curriculum Vitae 
  •  Unofficial Transcripts
  •  The names and contact information of those who will be your recommenders.
  •  Two to three journalistic writing samples in print, audiovisual or online format that exemplify your best work; reasearch papers are also acceptable if you don't have journalistic samples.
  •  GRE is not required.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    34000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    34000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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