Are you passionate about pursuing a career in journalism? Get your start with this degree program from UIC. The UIC seeks to educate and train journalism professionals who are motivated to develop their skills and adapt to a constantly changing environment. There tend to be 3 different focuses or backgrounds to which journalists adhere. These include editor of news reporting, manager of the communication environment and business information manager. Based on this principle, the education model at UIC focuses on achieving a series of objectives. Among these are the desire for students to have an international vision as journalists and to maintain an entrepreneurial spirit.
The journalism program offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to help students find their voice and execute their assignments with authority. In addition to courses covering different types of media, communication structure, radio production and management, students will also be learning the social dimension of journalism and the important of ethics in reporting. Students who are naturally curious and love to write will thrive in this intellectually stimulating program designed for the next generation of journalists.