This master’s degree is designed to be completed in one year, or over a fall, a spring and a summer semester. It will prepare recent graduates or practicing professionals to excel in the exciting field of digital journalism and in other media- or communication-related fields. More than offering just a degree, we want our program to become a vibrant community of thinkers, learners and doers. Whether you plan to apply or not, we invite you to join the community.
Department of Journalism and Media Studies
At the USF St. Petersburg Department of Journalism and Media Studies, we’re dedicated to educating journalists who can report and interpret the news with skill, responsibility and social consciousness. We stress innovative, community-oriented coverage of public life, seeking out news and issues that relate to and touch the lives of ordinary citizens. Learn more.
The University of South Florida St. Petersburg
The University of South Florida St. Petersburg is a premier graduate urban institution and a member of the University of South Florida System. The university is recognized for its vibrant community of scholars who engage and improve its community and the world.
USF St. Petersburg offers its students a close-knit community that fosters superior learning and personal growth.
Students say that USF St. Petersburg’s rich core of arts and sciences, business, and education programs, combined with stellar faculty, creates a contagious energy and spirit on campus. Professors in USF St. Petersburg’s community of scholars conduct wide-ranging, collaborative research to meet society’s needs and engage students in service projects and partnerships to enhance the university and community’s social, economic and intellectual life. Diverse co-curricular activities promote individual development and life-long friendships. Learn more.