BA in Digital Media and Journalism
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BA in Digital Media and Journalism

Our digital media and journalism degree prepares students for a career in digital media production, broadcast journalism, sports media, or as a media business professional. Using a combination of real-world and classroom experience, students build a strong portfolio through internships and by working in one or more of our media-oriented student firms:

  • The Agency: A school wide firm, where students create content for profit and non-profit organizations
  • The Studio: A production company that develops TV shows and web series for our student-run television network (STN) and other clients
  • The Newsroom: A media outlet for students to write and publish online news content about the University and the Hartford area
  • UH Hawks Production: A mobile broadcast studio, where students produce live University sports programming for ESPN3

Customize your degree

Whether your career goals include writing online content, broadcasting news or sports events, producing video, or working in a leadership role in media businesses, you customize your degree based on your interest. Choose from the following areas of emphasis:

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  • Learn to produce TV content in our brand new studio control room
    Learn to produce TV content in our brand new studio control room
  • Learn how to shoot and edit documentaries with our faculty experts
    Learn how to shoot and edit documentaries with our faculty experts
  • Broadcast live sporting events with our Mobile broadcasting trailer
    Broadcast live sporting events with our Mobile broadcasting trailer
  • Learn how to report real games through our partnership with Hartford Yard Goats
    Learn how to report real games through our partnership with Hartford Yard Goats
  • Become the next TV anchor on our Student Television Network
    Become the next TV anchor on our Student Television Network