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.

  • What can't you do with a University of South Dakota Media & Journalism degree? Okay maybe not brain surgery, but you have a lot of other choices. This article in the Omaha World-Herald describes the work of 1988 Journalism and Spanish graduate, Retired Army Col. Andrea L. Th...