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Program Overview

Journalism is the study of mass communication media such as newspapers, television, radio, magazines, and Internet. Journalism is a cornerstone of American society and a guardian of this nation’s freedoms. Journalism develops clear thinking, strong writing, and solid communication skills. The Southwestern College journalism program encourages multidisciplinary study in a variety of areas. The program includes coursework and the award-winning student newspaper, The Southwestern Sun.

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Program Awards

Associate Degree

Associate in Arts in Journalism for Transfer Degree - Associate in Arts Transfer

Associate Degree

Journalism - Associate in Arts

Associate Degree

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