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The Journalism Certificate with Concentration in Journalism Writing is currently closed to new applicants. Students currently enrolled in the certificate should contact the Certificate Program Representative listed below to discuss a plan to complete the certificate.

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The Journalism Writing Certificate is designed for students interested in journalistic, nonfiction writing used in a range of media outlets, including daily beat reporting, investigative reports, feature stories, long-format magazine journalism, blogging, and social networking. This streamlined certificate is structured to enable students to complete in an through a variety of class formats: on-site, online, or a combination of both. Course scheduling is subject to adjustment. Please visit our program website for access to internships, events and more.

Jennifer Polutan
(310) 825-7093

Estimated Cost
Application & Candidacy Fee: $165.00*
Estimated Program Tuition: $5,000.00
Estimated Program Textbook/Materials: $335.00
Estimated Total Cost: $5,500.00

*This program is open admission. The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the certificate for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and allows you to access a variety of program benefits.

Internship Available: Yes

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