B.S. degree program in journalism and media studies
HEGIS code 0605
NYS SED program code 83638

The Brooklyn College Department of Television and Radio offers the bachelor of science degree in broadcast journalism. Among the best programs in the country in the communications field, it is the only such program in the City University of New York.

Equipped with strong technical and news skills as well as specialized knowledge in another ubject area, broadcast journalism majors are well prepared to enter professional news operations. Graduates of the program are employed at such media companies as CBS Newsradio 88 in New York City, WKYW-TV in Philadelphia, and Telemundo in Chicago.

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Program requirements (42 credits)
Television and Radio 1165, 2420, 2726, 3871, 3728, 4728, and 3729.

English 2402.

An additional 12 credits of advanced related course work are required in any specialized area other than Television and Radio and the Journalism Program of the English Department, with the courses approved by the program director.