Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
512 Tory Building, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1S 5B6


Program Information
Faculty: School of Journalism and Communication
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Journalism
Description The emphasis in the 10.0-credit M.J. program is on advanced professional education and related coursework for those who are or intend to become practising journalists in the news media. In practical terms, this entails both the polishing of professional journalistic skills to a high level of proficiency and advanced education in a related field of study. In their second year of study, students will choose one of three fields of concentration: Specialized Print Reporting, Broadcast Journalism, Online Journalism. There is also a five-credit M.J. program for those with a B.J. (Honours) or equivalent or at least five years of professional experience in journalism. There are no fields of concentration in this program.
Website: Journalism at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 77
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Portfolio

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 18, 2015