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Journalism (MA)

Columbia University in the City of New York

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The M.A. Program in Specialized Journalism: Depth. Rigor. Expertise.


New York, New York, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The Master of Arts Program equips journalists with subject-area expertise, so they can unpack complicated issues for the public. The program, now in its tenth year, is designed for journalists who have 3 to 15 years of professional experience but want to go deeper. M.A. students develop a strong subject-matter grounding that enables them to ask more informed questions, to situate news events in their larger context, and to evaluate competing evidence.


Academic Fields

Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other.
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia.
Journalism.
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician.
Writing.

Degrees

Master's, MA,


Contacts

Ms. Christine Souders

Ms. Christine Souders
Associate Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
cs2534@columbia.edu
admissions@jrn.columbia.edu
212-854-8608

David Hooker

David Hooker
dh2443@columbia.edu

Edwin Issac

Edwin Issac
ei2175@columbia.edu

Tarin Almanzar

Tarin Almanzar
ta169@columbia.edu

Who We're Looking For

Summary

3 to 15 years of professional journalism experience with and interest in studying Business, Arts, Politics or Science.


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