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    B.S. degree program in Broadcast Journalism

    HEGIS CODE - 0605
    MAJOR CODE - 020

    The Brooklyn College Department of Television and Radio offers the Bachelor of Science degree in broadcast journalism. It is the only such program in the City University of New York.

    Armed with a strong technical skillset and a critical mind, broadcast journalism majors are well prepared to enter professional news operations. Graduates of the program work at a diverse range of media outlets such as CNN, HBO, Democracy Now!, CBS Newsradio 88 (NYC), WKYW-TV (Philadelphia), and Telemundo (Chicago).

    For all information and advisement contact:
    John Anderson, Director of Broadcast Journalism: john@diymedia.net

    Click Here for a Broadcast Journalism Course Checklist

    Click Here for Broadcast Journalism Recommended Electives

    Click Here for Admission Information

    Degree Requirements


    All of the following from the Televsion and Radio Department:

    •Introduction to Mass Media (1165)
    •Sight, Sound, and Motion
    •Television and Radio Journalism (2726
    Communication Law and Policy (3535)

    •Television and Radio Newswriting (3728)
    Radio News Reporting (3782)
    Elements of Television Field Production
    Convergent News Platforms (4040)
    Internship (
    4177) or Independent Study (5010)
    •Television News Reporting (4728)
    •Summer Broadcast News Institute (3729)

    An additional 9 credits of advanced coursework are required in any department or area other than Television and Radio. The Director of Broadcast Journalism must approve your choices. A list of recommended electives is available.

    All students must complete all required courses in their major with grades of C- or better.

    Broadcast Journalism Director - John Anderson


    For the Brooklyn College Office of Undergraduate Admissions:




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