The journalism field is undergoing a transition. Internet news services, social networks and blogs are impacting how news is conveyed to the public. The next generation of journalists will be deeply involved in defining the face of journalism in the 21st century. All this being said, experts anticipate that between 2006 and 2016, there will be a 10 percent increase in job opportunities for writers and editors. The greatest opportunity will be for those who have a niche or field of specialization. Learn More.