Program Information

School: Carleton University
Faculty: School of Journalism and Communication
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Journalism
Description: Our Journalism program will prepare you for the exciting challenges that await you as a reporter, editor or broadcaster in print, radio, television, online and multimedia. At Carleton, we believe that the best preparation for someone seeking a career in the media is a solid, broad-based education. That is why in addition to required journalism courses, you will study Canadian history, another language and other subjects such as economics or political science.

Apprenticeships and internships allow you to put your skills to practical use in news organizations, public relations and communications firms or non-governmental organizations across Canada and the world.

URL: Journalism 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)

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]