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

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • This program requires one on-campus seminar held in the fall.
  • Minimum of three years experience in journalism or a strategic communications-related field