Broadcast Journalism

Broadcast Journalism


A.A. Broadcast Journalism

Program Description

This CRC program introduces students to the field of broadcast journalism and prepares them for jobs, internships or transfer to a four-year institution.

Career Opportunities

  • News Broadcaster
  • Sportscaster
  • Announcer
  • Newswriter
  • News Producer
  • Journalist
  • Multi-Media Writer
  • Internet Information Specialist

Some Career Opportunities may require more than two years of college study. Classes beyond the associate degree may be required to fulfill some Career Opportunities or for preparation for transfer to a university program.


  • Practical Experience in the digital TV studio and campus radio station
  • Internship opportunities in local radio and TV stations
  • Practical Experience as an on-camera TV reporter/anchor or as a radio broadcaster

Note to Transfer Students:
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a CRC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that CRC requires for an associate’s degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.

For information about the student learning outcomes for this program, see