23 Masters Programs in Journalism 2020

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.The art of researching, interviewing and reporting news through media channels can be found in journalism studies. This can include television, radio, web, newspapers,… Read More

A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

The art of researching, interviewing and reporting news through media channels can be found in journalism studies. This can include television, radio, web, newspapers, magazines and public relations programs. Journalists often learn to report hard news (such as crime and politics) and soft news (such as fashion and lifestyle).

Master's Degree in Journalism

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Saint Ives, United Kingdom

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry know-how, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever-changing industry de ... +

This course is designed to equip you with the writing skills, industry know-how, professional skills and experience of collaborative working that the ever-changing industry demands. It aims to create graduates that stand out from the crowd, and who understand how to function within a professional environment across different screen industries. -
Master
Full time
2 years
English
Online
 
Hong Kong

This course provides professional postgraduate studies in international journalism with a particular emphasis on Hong Kong, Mainland China and East/Southeast Asia. This is off ... +

This course provides professional postgraduate studies in international journalism with a particular emphasis on Hong Kong, Mainland China and East/Southeast Asia. This is offered in two concentrations: International Journalism and Business and Financial Journalism. -
Executive courses
Full time
Part time
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Moscow, Russia

The English-taught Master’s programme ‘International News Production’ provides future specialists with the basics of modern news production. It is also an opportunity to maste ... +

The English-taught Master’s programme ‘International News Production’ provides future specialists with the basics of modern news production. It is also an opportunity to master the latest innovations in this industry, which allow students to work effectively at news outlets – both globally and locally. The programme also provides on-site training in the multimedia production of content in international newsrooms. In addition, lectures in contemporary media theory offer students a chance to accumulate knowledge about the world’s media systems and current economic trends. The course also helps to build skills in news analysis and agenda setting in a fast-moving media setting. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
September 2020
14 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Philadelphia, USA

The Master of Journalism (MJ) is a one year, 30-credit program that uses Philadelphia as a laboratory. Coursework and reporting and editing projects focus on the problems and ... +

The Master of Journalism (MJ) is a one year, 30-credit program that uses Philadelphia as a laboratory. Coursework and reporting and editing projects focus on the problems and opportunities of urban life. Hands-on multimedia work is combined with the study of journalism’s evolving roles and practices. Students learn by experiencing what it’s like to work in today’s ever-changing media environment. In recognition of the exciting evolution underway in the news industry, the program is designed to help current and aspiring journalists develop into engaged and innovative professionals. -
Executive courses
Full time
11 months
English
August 2020
15 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Syracuse, USA

The Newhouse graduate program in broadcast and digital journalism is designed to provide the necessary combination of practical training and theoretical study to prepare you f ... +

The Newhouse graduate program in broadcast and digital journalism is designed to provide the necessary combination of practical training and theoretical study to prepare you for a career in electronic journalism. -
Executive courses
Full time
English
Campus
 
Thessaloniki, Greece

The creation of an English language Master’s program in the areas of Journalism and Communications is the first of its kind among Greek public Universities. Based on the Schoo ... +

The creation of an English language Master’s program in the areas of Journalism and Communications is the first of its kind among Greek public Universities. Based on the School’s 25 year-long success, this intensive (12 months) Master's program offers three distinct specializations: European Journalism, Risk Communication and Crisis Journalism Digital Media, Culture and Communication -
Executive courses
Full time
12 months
English
Campus
 
Wrocław, Poland

The curriculum we offer is designed to help students develop competencies necessary in both these professions. It comprises classes (mainly workshops) that will allow graduate ... +

The curriculum we offer is designed to help students develop competencies necessary in both these professions. It comprises classes (mainly workshops) that will allow graduates to achieve competencies and skills in the area of broadly defined professional public communication, which will enable them to start a career as journalists, specialists in the area of broadly defined image communication, editors/editorial assistants, journalists specializing in a given category of topic-specific journalism, radio and TV presenters and producers, spokespeople and counselors/coaches in the field of communication, counselors in the field of creating public people's image, employees of advertising and PR agencies. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
01 Oct 2020
15 Sep 2020
Campus
 
Madrid, Spain

The Master in Communication and Sports Journalism teaches what sports journalism is about and how it works, by analyzing how the industry’s professional and social dimension h ... +

The Master in Communication and Sports Journalism teaches what sports journalism is about and how it works, by analyzing how the industry’s professional and social dimension has evolved nationally and internationally, including its legal and economic aspects. -
Executive courses
Full time
English
Campus
 
Perth, Australia

In the world of contemporary journalism, organisations are seeking work-ready professionals with multidisciplinary knowledge as well as the technical skills of journalism.

In the world of contemporary journalism, organisations are seeking work-ready professionals with multidisciplinary knowledge as well as the technical skills of journalism. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
24 Feb 2020
23 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Kaunas, Lithuania

The graduate program in Journalism and Media Industries aims at training and educating experienced and knowledgeable media professionals open to societal changes, professional ... +

The graduate program in Journalism and Media Industries aims at training and educating experienced and knowledgeable media professionals open to societal changes, professional challenges, and innovations, possessing journalistic knowledge and expertise not only to adequately respond to various societal needs, but also to critically analyze the impact of media in the country's public life, and to initiate new and innovative communications services, interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and multi-media projects. -
Executive courses
Full time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Sydney, Australia

The Master of Advanced Journalism equips students with the skills, deep knowledge and adaptive capabilities to build a career in today's rapidly changing and often highly disr ... +

The Master of Advanced Journalism equips students with the skills, deep knowledge and adaptive capabilities to build a career in today's rapidly changing and often highly disrupted media landscape. -
Executive courses
Full time
Part time
English
Campus
 
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Cyprus Online, Cyprus

The Postgraduate Program of Studies (PPC) Communication and New Journalism of the Open University of Cyprus responds to the imperative need for knowledge and effectiveness in ... +

The Postgraduate Program of Studies (PPC) Communication and New Journalism of the Open University of Cyprus responds to the imperative need for knowledge and effectiveness in the Media and the formulation of strategic and tactical communication, combining the theoretical depth with the required practical training. -
Master
Full time
Part time
2 years
Greek
Campus
 
ESPM
São Paulo, Brazil +3 More

O curso de Mestrado Profissional, Produção Jornalística e Mercado (MPPJM) da ESPM tem como objetivo habilitar profissionais para gerenciar processos de produção e de inovação, ... +

O curso de Mestrado Profissional, Produção Jornalística e Mercado (MPPJM) da ESPM tem como objetivo habilitar profissionais para gerenciar processos de produção e de inovação, visando a atender às demandas das organizações públicas, privadas e da sociedade civil. -
Executive courses
Part time
Portuguese
March 2020
Campus
 
Aberdeen, United Kingdom +29 More

Studying journalism in the UK could be a great opportunity to further your education while receiving international experience in a global field. We have some wonderful program ... +

Studying journalism in the UK could be a great opportunity to further your education while receiving international experience in a global field. We have some wonderful programs in the UK where you can specialize in journalism quickly and not have to take any non-related classes. You can do a 3-year bachelor degree or a 1-year graduate degree and save at least one year attending a program in the UK instead of the US. -
Executive courses
Full time
English
August 2020
Campus
 
Dublin, Ireland

This production-centred programme will interest graduates of any discipline who wish to acquire editorial and production skills in radio and television broadcasting, and those ... +

This production-centred programme will interest graduates of any discipline who wish to acquire editorial and production skills in radio and television broadcasting, and those who want specialist skills in areas such as programme research and production funding for broadcast. -
Executive courses
Full time
Campus