Journalism & Integrated Media

Study in the Department of Journalism and Integrated Media and you'll get real-world experience. That means:

  • Instruction by faculty with decades of professional experience in print and electronic journalism, media law, and public relations
  • Guidance, by people who have done it, toward integrating your Christian worldview into media workplaces that don't acknowledge Christ
  • Hands-on teaching in the latest media skills for print media, television and radio, web media, and public relations
  • Strategic contacts with media professionals in LA and nationwide for mentoring, insights into your education, and internships or job-entry
  • Preparation for graduate study in media and applied communication at the nation's best graduate schools and seminaries

What will I study?

Here is a sampling of courses you might take:

  • Convergent Journalism
  • Public Affairs Reporting
  • Photojournalism
  • Media Design Essentials
  • Broadcast Anchoring and Announcing
  • Public Relations Campaigns and Cases
  • Journalism Practicum (newspaper, magazine, television, radio, public relations)

Concentrations

Admissions Requirements

There are no special admission requirements for the Journalism major.

Go Deeper

For more information, check out this department's website:

Journalism & Integrated Media Department Website

The POINT

Check out the latest student-produced magazine of the journalism department.

Fall 2013 edition (PDF)

What can I do with a degree in Journalism?

  • Broadcast Anchor/Script Writer
  • Radio News Reporter or News Director
  • Newspaper or Web News Reporter/Writer
  • Magazine Editor or Publisher
  • Graphics Designer for newspapers, magazines, books
  • Public Relations Director for corporate, non-profit and ministry organizations
  • Photographer for newspapers or magazines
  • Prosecutor, Trial Attorney, or Judge
  • Sports Information Director

Back to Academics

  • Junior Sessions

    April 28, 2014

    Juniors in high school!! Do you want a taste of the college experience? Join us at Biola University on one of our many available dates for a Junior Session. You will have the opportunity to go to chapel, attend a Junior (information) Session given by one of our Admissions Counselors, tour the campus, eat lunch in the cafeteria (on us!), and attend a class in the afternoon (optional).

  • Dinner with Director

    April 30, 2014

    Registration for Dinner with Director is OPEN! Bring your high school son or daughter to Biola and join us on this exclusive visit opportunity. We will take you on a tour of the campus, accompany you for dinner in our Cafe Banquet Room, and share with you the distinctiveness of Biola University by André Stephens, Senior Director of Undergraduate Admissions.

  • Dining, Dorms and Deposits

    May 1, 2014

    The Admissions Staff at Biola University understands that making your decision of where to attend college is an exciting time – we're here to help! Come by our office on Thursday, May 1, where you can submit your deposits go on a tour of the dorms, and have a relaxing meal in the cafeteria – on us!

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