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Reynolds School of Journalism

Phone(775) 784-6531
Address 1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno,  NV  89557

Journalism

The Reynolds School of Journalism and Center for Advanced Media Studies is highly regarded within the university, within the community, within the professional media community of Nevada and around the country. Members of the faculty serve in important roles on university committees, interact with media professionals throughout the state, and are active in national organizations such as the AEJMC, PRSA, RTNDA and SPJ.

The school serves as the venue for a variety of professional training programs. The Reynolds School of Journalism program has a tradition of strong professional orientation with an emphasis on hands-on skills training. Many professors have worked in journalistic fields, from broadcast to public relations. Many continue to be active in these pursuits. Instruction emphasizes professional skills and students are required to complete internships in their chosen journalistic fields.

This department founded the first chapter of Sigma Delta Chi (Society for Professional Journalists) in Nevada, as well as the Nevada State Press Association, the Nevada Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (and PRSSA), and the nation’s ninth chapter of Kappa Tau Alpha, the national journalism honor society.

The Reynolds School of Journalism boasts six Pulitzer Prize winning graduates. Our students continue to win national competitions in the areas of advertising, photo and print journalism, among others. Enrollment at the school has grown steadily, with approximately 450 undergraduate majors and minors, and twenty master degree students.

Degrees in Journalism

  • Minor in Journalism: The Reynolds School of Journalism has a tradition of strong professional orientation with an emphasis on hands-on skills training.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism: Reynolds School of Journalism provides exceptional learning experience in classrooms, structured extracurricular programs and connections to the professional community.
  • Master of Arts in Journalism: The Interactive Journalism M.A. program at the Reynolds School of Journalism is three-semester intensive program for students who have a journalism degree and/or experience in professional journalism and who want to help invent the next forms of journalism.

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University of Nevada, Reno

University of Nevada, Reno
1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno,  NV  89557-

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