12 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The mission of the Journalism - Global Journalism at University of Arizona is to prepare students to face the complex challenges confronting journalists in the 21st century. 

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Democratic societies and the news media are struggling with questions arising from the global information environment. Journalists who understand the factors that shape the collection, evaluation and dissemination of information in the United States and other nations are of crucial importance. 


The Journalism - Global Journalism at University of Arizona provides exciting opportunities for students in global journalism through extensive faculty experience in foreign reporting, the school’s proximity to Mexico, study abroad opportunities in Italy, Costa Rica and the Middle East, and collaborations with international programs at the University of Arizona. 

Faculty members have decades of experience reporting from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Students develop skills and knowledge that will set them apart from their peers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media and Terrorism
  • Reporting the Middle East
  • Reporting the U.S./Mexico Border
  • Media Coverage of International Crises
  • U.S. Press and Latin America
  • Internship specializing in global journalism
  • Reporting with Multimedia

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 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.


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