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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.

News21 fellows from 17 universities investigate pandemic’s impact on underrepresented communities

The Carnegie-Knight News21 program has released “Unmasking America,” an investigation into the long-term effects  of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Arizona PBS to premiere Ken Burns’ documentary on life of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali

“MUHAMMAD ALI,” will air over four nights on Arizona PBS starting Sept. 19 and ending on Sept. 22.

A group of new graduates wear maroon caps and gowns while holding their ASU diplomas.

Advising Advice from Cronkite Academic Success Coordinator Brad Longwell

The advising team at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is ready to help guide both new and returning students through their multi-year experience.

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.

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

Fine Tune Friday: Time Management

It’s the start of a new semester! With classes, clubs, jobs and internships, your schedule can feel overwhelming.

Friday, Sept. 17 at 10:30 a.m.
Must See Mondays

Cronkite’s First Ida B. Wells Professor in Journalism

In a conversation moderated by Senior Associate Dean Rebecca Blatt, Susan Smith Richardson will discuss how news organizations can support and improve reporting on communities of color.

Monday, Sept. 20, 6 – 7 p.m.

First Amendment Forum
Livestream available on Cronkite YouTube

The 4:15

Meet and greet with four successful Cronkite Nation alums through this virtual networking series.

Wednesday, Sept. 22 at 5 p.m.

Attend on Zoom: https://asu.zoom.us/j/8944729692