Program Information

School: Carleton University
Faculty: School of Journalism and Communication
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Description: For those who wish to gain an in-depth understanding of world culture and history while training for a career, Carleton offers a Bachelor of Journalism and Humanities degree. Students in this intensive degree program spend about 40 per cent of their time taking core journalism courses. They receive professional training in writing and reporting, professional ethics and media law, and learn the skills appropriate to newspaper, radio, television and new media journalism. BJ-Hum students spend the rest of their time studying art history, classics, literature, philosophy, political science and religion. Few degree programs provide such a balance between focus and breadth.
URL: Journalism and Humanities at Carleton University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $29,302
Careers: Managers in Publishing,Editors,Journalists and Reporters See More…

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 85 to 88

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English

ENG4U plus best five 4U/M courses.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]