The journalism degree prepares students for a career in the news media or related professional writing fields. It can open the door to working as journalists, writers and editors at:

  • Newspapers
  • Television Stations
  • Magazines
  • Multimedia Organizations
  • Newsletters
  • Specialized media-oriented careers in politics, government or the corporate realm

Graduates often enter other professional writing fields, including advertising or corporate writing, proving that a Mount Mercy education in journalism equips students with the skill set to achieve their professional goals.