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Journalism Bachelor Degree (B.A.)

Journalism Bachelor Degree (B.A.)

Journalism at Messiah College

The study of journalism at Messiah College brings print and broadcast journalism together into one successful program that reaches across multimedia platforms. From new media to traditional media, including online media, television, radio and newspaper/magazine, Messiah College’s Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism reflects the fast-paced changes occurring in the journalism field today.

As a student in the journalism degree program at Messiah College, you’ll develop the creative and critical thinking skills in high demand by many of today's employers. You're also strongly urged to take a minor to help apply your growing journalistic skills to a particular area of expertise, such as environmental science, economics, politics, religion, urban studies and more. 

Journalism major distinctives
Career options for journalism majors
Internship opportunities for journalism majors


State-of-the-art facilities

Another opportunity in the journalism major includes working and learning in our new 1,740 square-foot media lab facility in Hostetter Chapel. The space includes studio cameras, news set, studio lights and a corner-placed, endless floor green screen, a control room and Foley sound studio.

Christian faith integration

At Messiah, one of the best Christian colleges in the northeast, you’ll explore the often-complex nature of contemporary media, while being encouraged to think and act responsibly about the relationship between Christian faith and journalistic practices.