Program Information

School: Luther College University
Faculty: Arts
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Journalism
Description: Do you enjoy uncovering a story? Are you always asking “why”? Our School of Journalism is recognized nationally and is the only Bachelor of Journalism in Western Canada. You will study the history of journalism, media convergence and ownership trends, as well as Aboriginal issues in journalism. Learn newspaper and magazine writing, television and radio news and documentary production, digital editing and desktop and Internet publishing. You will be encouraged to challenge conventional wisdom and develop your own writing style. Students spend a semester on an internship in a radio, television, newspaper, magazine or Internet newsroom.

To begin this degree you will need to register in the Faculty of Arts as a Pre-Journalism student. Entrance into the School of Journalism is competitive and happens after 2nd year (60 credit hours) is complete.

URL: Journalism (Pre-Journalism) at Luther College University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program. For more information regarding costs and fees, please visit: https://urconnected.uregina.ca/finances/costs.ezc.

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Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have a High school diploma. Prerequisite courses necessary for admission vary by province. Students complete two years of pre-Journalism in the Faculty of Arts before applying to the School of Journalism. For more information, please visit: https://urconnected.uregina.ca/apply/admissions-requirements.ezc.