Journalism and Digital Media at Ashland University is a unique, converged, state-of-art department offering hands-on experience creating print, video, audio and web content using the latest digital media creation tools.
What You’ll Love About Journalism & Digital Media:
You’ll work with award-winning faculty with over fifty years combined professional media experience in print and broadcast.
Your involvement in all areas of digital media production starts your freshman year!
You’ll develop content for our award-winning student media outlets:
The Collegian, Ashland’s student newspaper
TV, Ashland’s television outlet broadcasts locally over Armstrong Cable
WRDL 88.9 FM The Eagle, Ashland’s student-powered radio station
You'll work with the latest digital media hardware tools, like JVC HD cameras and software tools like Final Cut Pro, Avid's Media Composer, and Adobe's InDesign and Photoshop.
You'll do an internship - several probably - at media outlets like CNN, MTV, Sports Time Ohio, The Columbus Dispatch and many other media outlets.
You’ll build a converged e-portfolio of your work to help you find a job after graduation.
You’ll explore the role and effects of media, media and the law and the influence of new media tools like social media.