Journalism, Film and Entertainment Arts

Department Head: Dr. Sara Kelly

A hub of creativity and innovation, the Department of Journalism, Film and Entertainment Arts is home to graduate and undergraduate programs in Digital Journalism, film and digital design, and Master of Fine Arts programs in Digital Cinema and Professional Screenwriting.

Our programs immerse students in the expanding digital and entertainment media marketplace. Students work with professionals in the field to imagine new ways of creating entertainment content, delivering news and engaging in the world. From breaking news reporting and documentary storytelling to film, television, transmedia and social media, students learn the technical and creative skills that enable them to succeed. Graduates may pursue careers as directors, producers, writers, journalists, content creators, educators, entrepreneurs and executives.