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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.

Cronkite School Hall of Fame alumna receives President’s Award from LA Press Club

Cronkite School alumna and Hall of Fame inductee Christine Devine received the 2022 President’s Award for Impact on Media from the Los Angeles Press Club.

Sharon Bramlett-Solomon AEJMC award

Cronkite School professor honored for diversity and media research

Dr. Sharon Bramlett-Solomon was honored as the 2022 recipient of the Lionel C. Barrow Jr. Award for Distinguished Achievement in Diversity Research and Education.

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Arizona PBS premiering two-part, Ken Burns-produced documentaryon youth mental health crisis June 27 and 28 at 8 p.m.

The station also received a grant award to support future community engagement efforts related to the youth mental health crisis.

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.

Justin Parham

Having this opportunity so early in my career is one of those things that you can’t ask for. It’s just one of those blessings that you have to receive. I just tried to be a sponge and soak up everything.

Justin Parham (’18) Associate producer for the NBA

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 a.m. – 12 p.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.