Having a degree opens up new career opportunities.

What job can you get with a journalism degree?

Most journalism graduates go on to become news reporters, sports writers, and journalists. Journalism grads also go on to become news anchors and photojournalists. Here is a list of careers where the skills you learn in a journalism degree will be useful:

What is the job market for journalism degrees?

Compared to other degrees in the US, the job market for journalism graduates is average overall. This means that job opportunities have remained steady and that the market is consistent with other sectors across the country.

Employment Status% of Journalism Grads
Employed78.2%
Unemployed1.0%
Underpaid20.9%
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