Certificate in Journalism
Study journalism and public relations with UMass professors and top professionals
Journalism in the 21st century is a dynamic and rapidly changing field. In this online program—named a Program of Excellence by the University Continuing Education Association—you will learn the fundamentals of the craft and the new media skills you need to succeed in the industry.
Whether you want to complete the 16/17-credit certificate or take a single class, you’ll discover courses in general and specialized newswriting, public relations, media law, sports journalism, ethics, and more. You’ll learn from award-winning professors and professional journalists.
The Certificate of Journalism is open to anyone; you may register for courses up until they begin.