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.
The University of Regina, Faculty of Arts admits students into the third year of a four year Bachelor of Arts in Journalism degree.
Completion of 60 credit hours of specified pre-journalism courses, with a minimum program grade point average (PGPA) of 70%. For a listing of required classes, please consult the University of Regina Official Undergraduate Calendar available here: https://www.uregina.ca/student/registrar/publications/, or a Medicine Hat College Academic Advisor.
Additional requirements for admission:
High School Route
(Alberta High School courses or equivalents with a minimum 60% average in the required courses)
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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