Digital Journalism: Tell the Story
Sharpen your multimedia skills to thrive in the Information Age
Today's news comes fast and in many forms. People, businesses and nonprofits use tweets, blogs, podcasts and videos to reach the masses.
While anyone can post, publish and press "send," only those who can best tell the story will succeed at cutting through the clutter of competing messages.
Learn to get the word out through a two-year digital media degree, short certificate or single courses in Digital Journalism at Colorado Mountain College. The Digital Journalism track builds on the foundation of CMC's Associate of Applied Science in Digital Media.
Why the Digital Journalism track at Colorado Mountain College?
Colorado has a high concentration of digital journalism experts, outlets and entrepreneurs. Internships are available to help you transition to a full-time job. That means you'll learn in the field as well as in the classroom. You'll leave Colorado Mountain College armed, not only with a degree, but with hands-on experience and contacts in the field.
What digital journalism careers are available?
Colorado Mountain College offers Digital Journalism courses in:
- Editing for media
- News writing & editing
- Publication, production and design
- Feature and magazine article writing
- Public relations
In these classes, you'll learn the skills you need for a job as an:
- Online content writer and developer
- Audio/video editor
- Public relations or communications professional
Digital Media AAS Degree Tracks
The Digital Media Associate of Applied Science degree is a four-semester, two-year program with a required core of general education and three specialized tracks.
Digital Production / Digital Marketing / Digital Journalism
Digital Media Certificates of Proficiency
A two-semester Certificate of Proficiency is also available for digital production, digital marketing, and digital journalism — or you may select courses and electives to meet your personal or business needs.