Master of Arts in Journalism
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

Mizzou-Online offers this MA in Journalism to help you advance your career towards a leadership.  Whether you intend to head up publishing for a major clearing house, become a radio station general manager or plan to become a NY advertising agency, this graduate program might be for you.  There are four areas of emphasis, including:

  • Health Communication
  • Interactive Media
  • Strategic Communication
  • Media Management


This program requires one on-campus seminar held in the fall.

  • A bachelor's degree
  • Minimum of three years experience in journalism or a strategic communications-related field
  • GPA of 3.0 
  • Transcripts 
  • Three application essays
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • TOEFL or IELTS score reports for applicants whose native language is not English

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission