Digital Journalism Minor

For a 15-credit minor in Digital Journalism, students complete the following:

ENW 0220News Writing3
ENW 0221News Writing II: Digital Design3
Elective Courses
Select two courses from the following list, or from any course listed for Digital Journalism 16
Media Institutions
Information Technologies: Economics, Law, and Policy
American Media / American History
News Media and Democracy
Comparative Media Systems
Creative Writing: Nonfiction I
Professional Presentations: Writing and Delivery
Journalism Editing and Design
Teaching and Learning Grammar
Writing the Feature Story
Issues in News Writing
Literary Journalism
Business Writing
Technical Writing
Issues in Professional Writing
Persuasive Writing
Grant and Proposal Writing
World of Publishing I
World of Publishing II
Journalism Practicum
Publishing Practicum
Capstone Course
Select one course from the following: 23
Independent Writing Project
Journalism Practicum
Total Credits15

Students may substitute other courses in Film, Television, and Media Arts; Communication; or Public Relations if approved by a faculty advisor.


Students may only use one internship and/or one Journalism Practicum course toward completion of the minor. Students may take a second internship and/or a second Journalism Practicum as a free elective toward graduation, but it does not count toward the minor.