Master of Arts in New Media Journalism
Full Sail University

Program Details

People will always want to know the headlines – that much will never change.  But, how we learn the latest news has changed dramatically. That is why Full Sail University offers a 100% online Master of Arts in New Media Journalism.  In this advanced degree, students still focus on traditional concepts of journalism such as writing, research and investigation, along with publishing and distribution.  However, these core subject areas are taught within the framework of contemporary digital media.  Coursework in this innovative degree includes:

  • Digital news production
  • Multimedia reporting
  • Social media and online community engagement
  • Writing for interactive media

Full Sail’s MA in New Media Journalism can be earned online in 12 months at an accelerated pace.  The university faculty teaches curriculum in stepping-stone order, with a specific learning path, so they are familiar with your knowledge level.  This also ensures that when you enroll in a specific program, you will not face issues, or added stress, of registering for required classes.  All of Full Sail’s degrees culminate in either a project, capstone or thesis in parallel with the compilation of a professional portfolio.


  • Bachelor’s degree in relative scope and subject, with a minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Official undergraduate transcript(s)
  • Technology assessment
  • Government issued photo ID
  • Interview
  • Language proficiency exam, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges