Welcome to the School of Journalism

The School of Journalism offers one of Canada's leading journalism education programs, with options for a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism (for those with 2 years of pre-journalism or a previous degree), a two-year bridging entry option to a Master of Journalism (for those with a degree, NOT in journalism) and a one-year direct entry option to a Master of Journalism (for those who have a journalism degree and a minimum of three years experience in the field). 

Our students enjoy many educational advantages

  • Small class sizes (max. 26 students).
  • 13-week paid internships at media outlets across Canada.
  • Hands-on access to professional gear and state-of-the art AVID editing suites.
  • Fully equipped television and radio studios.
  • Industry standard print production, integrating both established and current trends in online publication.
  • More than 25 scholarship opportunities, including scholarships to intern abroad.
  • The opportunity to build portfolios through school publications such as The Crow, Ink and Ink Online, as well as work produced during internship placements.
  • One-on-one coaching and mentoring from experienced faculty.
  • A degree that is recognized by employers as one of the best in the industry, with an employment rate of over 90 per cent within the first year of graduating.
  • A unique prairie setting that has been the historic crucible of some of Canada's most highly regarded journalists and writers.
  • A full spectrum of basic, intermediate, advanced & Master’s level studies support students from entry-level career preparation to sabbatical yeas for experienced in-career professionals.