Sydney Halliwell, graduate student in digital audience strategy at Cronkite School

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.

Trey Matthews

Cronkite graduate student makes history as hockey broadcaster

Trey Matthews just became the second African American man to serve as a play-by-play announcer in the Canadian Hockey League.

Can a journalist be trustworthy without being “objective?”

A new report from the Cronkite School asks news media leaders and experts — and what they say may surprise you.

Howard Fellows

Scripps Howard Foundation announces spring class of Roy W. Howard fellows

The Scripps Howard Foundation established the fellowship program in 2020 in honor of Roy W. Howard, legendary journalist and news executive of The E.W. Scripps Company.

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.

Two students work together to set up a camera.

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
NBCU Academy and Walter Cronkite School

NBCU Academy Sports Journalism Workshop & Professional Development

Please join us to expand your network and gain an insider’s perspective in understanding the impact of diversity, equality and inclusion in sports coverage.

Monday, Feb. 6, 4 – 6 p.m.

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

NFL Social Justice Town Hall

NFL Social Justice Town Hall

Join current and former professional athletes, educators, thought leaders, seasoned businesspeople and entrepreneurs to discuss strategies and plans to directly impact Phoenix and other cities.

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 4 – 6 p.m.

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

FOX Sports team

CronkiteLIVE: A Conversation with the Fox Sports Super Bowl Team

Join FOX Sports broadcasters and ASU alumni as they the visit the desert for Super Bowl LVII.

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 7 – 8:30 p.m.

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