Shippensburg University Communication/Journalism

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The Department of Communication/Journalism at Shippensburg University is one of only three programs in Pennsylvania to receive national journalism accreditation from the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC).

The department offers an undergraduate degree (Bachelor of Arts in Communication/Journalism) as well as a graduate degree (Master of Science in Communication Studies).

Our students are prepared for a variety of careers and/or graduate study thanks to:

  • Student media organizations
  • Small class sizes resulting in personalized attention
  • Faculty members with professional experience in different communication fields
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    Electronic Media

    Students prepare for careers in television, radio, video production and more.

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    Print and Online Media

    Students prepare for careers in journalism, social media, editing and more.

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    Public Relations

    Students prepare for careers in media relations, public affairs and digital strategic communications.