Journalism - Career Center - CSU, Chico

Journalism

CSU, Chico Catalog Description

Some graduates with Journalism degrees have pursued one or more of the following occupations:
Broadcaster
Assignment Editor
Assistant Editor
Campaign Manager
College Professor
Columnist/Commentator
Convention/Meeting Planner
Copy Editor
Copy Writer
Correspondent
Creative Director
Creative Writer
Desktop Publishing
Electronic News Gathering Operator
Employer Relations Representative
Essayist
Film and Video Editor
Freelance Writer
Journalist
Lawyer
Management Consultant
Management Trainee
Managing Editor
Market Researcher
Newscaster
News Reporter

Online Editor
Promotion Manager
Publication Assistant
Public Relations coordinator/Assistant
Reporter
Sales Representative/Manager
Secondary School Teacher
Speech Writer
Technical Writer
Blogger
Social Media Coordinator

Important:

  • Typically co-curricular activities, work experience and/or internships are essential (in addition to earning a college degree) to be competitive in the job market upon graduation.
  • Some occupations may require advanced degrees and/or training (check with the Career Center regarding your target occupations).
  • Please visit the Career Center (SSC 270) early in your college experience to get ideas on how to build your resume.

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