Media and Journalism

Gain professional experience through our nationally recognized, student-run media.

The Department of Media & Journalism prepares you to compete in the rapidly changing media industry by teaching every student a wide range of professional skills.

Through hands-on learning and classroom instruction, you’ll master the art of multi-platform storytelling and communication. Whether you dream of working in a creative ad agency, promoting a professional sports team or becoming an investigative reporter, you’ll be ready with the right experience to launch your career.

News in Brief

  • Gene Policinski for Credit Hour Podcast
    VERMILLION, S.D. – Gene Policinski, president of the Newseum Institute in Washington D.C. and the executive director of the First Amendment Center of the Freedom Forum Institute, spoke with the University of South Dakota podcast Credit Hour for a wide-ranging discussion on t...
  • From The Volante to CNN

    Political science and history alum Tom Kludt shares how he landed a job at a top news corporation.

  • You never know who you'll find in the University of South Dakota Media & Journalism main office. Two graduates of the Department's Sport Marketing & Media major were in the building this morning and took a few moments to chat with Dr. Michelle Van Maanen. Jarren Duffy is cur...