College of Communication and Information
School of Media and Journalism

About This Program

At Kent State, journalism students learn how to cover real stories that make a difference. Whether using a camera, a microphone, a smartphone or a laptop, you’ll develop critical skills to tell stories in all forms. Students graduate prepared to continue as journalists or apply these skills to other professions that value critical thinking, information gathering and the ability to make sense of it for others. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers

  • Editor, copy editor or fact-checker
  • Magazine writer/reporter
  • Photojournalist or multimedia journalist
  • Podcaster or radio host
  • Reporter/journalist for web, television, audio, and newspaper
  • Sports broadcaster or sportswriter
  • Television anchor
  • Television news producer


Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC)