Digital Media and Journalism Major

With a major in digital media and journalism at Saint Mary’s, students will explore how digital content is created and used in strategic communication efforts.

This program also gives students a broad view of digital communication, including multimedia production, graphic design, social media, and online journalism. Degree candidates are given internship opportunities, offering them real-world experience and a direct connection to professionals in the field.

Career Options

Content marketers; graphic designers; social media specialists; multimedia producers; publishers; journalists

High School Preparation

Business; Computer Applications; English; Journalism; Art

Enhance Your Experience

Students who major or digital media and journalism oftentimes pursue additional studies in public relations, business, strategic communication, and English

Digital Media and Journalism Minor

The digital media and journalism minor is an exciting mix of courses in web design, graphic design, newswriting, social media, multimedia production, and more. Students will get a broad view of how digital content is created and used in strategic communication efforts. Expectations for communication professionals are increasing and this new curriculum not only reflects these changes but also makes graduates more desirable in the job market and better prepared for career advancement.

Major - Course of Study & Course Descriptions