Journalism involves the investigation and reporting of news, events, issues and trends to a broad audience. You can begin your Journalism studies at MHC and apply to transfer to the University of Regina.
University of Regina
Medicine Hat College offers the first 20 pre-journalism courses towards a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism at the University of Regina (a four-year degree program). In order to gain admission to the final two years of Journalism you must meet the following requirements:
There is competition for spaces in the School of Journalism. Not all qualified candidates are interviewed. We encourage you to consult with a Medicine Hat College Academic Advisor, a University of Regina Academic Advisor, and the University of Regina calendar regarding admission requirements and course selections. It is important that you make correct course choices as part of your Bachelor’s degree.
High School Route(Alberta High School courses or equivalents with a minimum 60% average in the required courses)
Mature Route The following are minimum admission requirements. Please see an advisor for additional course-specific pre-requisites.
Note: some majors at some universities require Pure Math 30 or Math 30-1 or Math 30-2 (ie. U of C Social Science)
A career in journalism can lead to employment as:
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