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Journalism and Mass Communication Ph.D.

This program is designed to be a small, student-centered, scholarly research-oriented PhD in journalism and mass communication. It is based on the following priorities:

  1. a journalism and mass communication focus
  2. an interdisciplinary approach that requires course work outside of the journalism school
  3. one-on-one, faculty-student mentoring
  4. program flexibility

The emphasis of this degree is the creation of scholarly, peer-reviewed articles and presentations based on journalism and mass communication philosophy, theory and methods. The program prepares students for research-oriented careers in journalism and mass communication education and related fields.

Degree Offered

Journalism and Mass Communication PHD
Journalism & Mass Communication, Walter Cronkite School of


Plan of Study

The Plan of Study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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