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Your future starts now

The possibilities for a career in storytelling are endless. Who will you become at the Cronkite School?

Launch your career in media

The Cronkite School is one of the nation’s top journalism schools and is home to Arizona PBS, the largest media outlet operated by a journalism school in the world. With professional programs in digital media, broadcast news, sports reporting, media innovation, public relations, digital marketing, Spanish-language news and more, Cronkite offers hands-on learning experiences and access to competitive internships and opportunities from day one.

Heard Museum

Arizona PBS partnering with The Heard Museum to host free ‘Molly of Denali’ event

Arizona PBS and The Heard Museum are collaborating to bring Molly Mabray, the title character from the popular PBS Kids series, “Molly of Denali,” to the museum for a free event on Aug. 27.

Solutions Based Journalism Hub

Four leading journalism schools announce inaugural solutions journalism hubs

The Cronkite School will join three other leading journalism schools to become inaugural solutions journalism hubs.

Cronkite School Wins Top Honors at the 2021-2022 Hearst Journalism Awards

Cronkite School wins top honors at the 2021-2022 Hearst Journalism Awards

ASU’s Cronkite School placed third overall in the prestigious Hearst Journalism Awards program and scored in the top five in writing, photojournalism and television categories.

Areas of study

Journalism that drives change

Spanning three major cities, our award-winning newsrooms produce TV news that reaches more than 1 million Arizonans each day, and digital news published on trusted media sites nationwide.

Sports beyond the games

Cronkite students cover Phoenix’s five major professional athletic teams, collegiate sports, the Cactus League, esports, and the issues that impact athletes, teams and fans.

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Smart, strategic communication

In immersive programs specializing in public relations, digital marketing and media innovation, Cronkite students create real campaigns for real clients, driving real impact.

Danya Gainor

I am so grateful for my experience at Cronkite. The Cronkite School encouraged me to explore an uncommon, science-based approach to journalism and I’ve never felt so prepared to enter the workforce.

Danya Gainor (’22) Researcher/Science and Space Reporter, CNN

Cronkite Fall Welcome 2022

This is your chance to meet Cronkite leadership, faculty, advisors, student leaders and staff and get a head start on the fall semester.

Tuesday, Aug. 16, 10 – 12 a.m.

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Student Organization Night

Cronkite Student Organization Night

Get involved with the clubs and organizations that make the Cronkite community great!

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 4 – 6 p.m.

First Amendment Forum
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Cronkite Career Conversations for Early-Career Alumni — Year 4

This group will help guide alumni who have been out of school for three years through career questions and challenges.

Saturday, Sept. 10, 10:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Attend via Zoom.