Storytelling in the digital age
They write. They edit. They do social media and work for high tech new services as well as newspapers. They plan events and advertising campaigns and analyze the effectiveness of media buys. They also work in social media, graphic design and even computer programming.
They are Creighton Journalism students and alums getting innovative jobs in the rapidly changing fields this major offers: News, Public Relations and Advertising.Creighton Journalism is both innovative and proudly traditional. Students in all three tracks master rigorous traditional writing classes and receive one-on-one guidance from faculty members with years of professional experience.
They are grounded in American media tradition and ethics but are comfortable functioning in high tech communications settings of all type. This combination makes Creighton Journalism majors attractive to employers of all types.
The Department of JMC embraces the changes in News, PR and Advertising because they are opening new opportunities to our well-prepared students.
Department Core Courses
- CSC 121 Computers and Scientific Thinking
- JRM 215 Information Concepts & Practices
- JRM 219 Media Writing
- GDE 324 Digital Foundations & Websites
- GDE 599 Senior Capstone
JRM Major Common Core
- JRM 335 History of American Mass Communication
- JRM 438 Media Ethics
- JRM 529 Law of Mass Communication