Journalism Schools

The following is a list of schools with strong journalism departments. It is part of our Journalism section. We have linked directly to the journalism or communications department in many cases. On this page (after the school list) you will also find some help articles reviewing journalism schools for applicants. You might also be interested in section about MFA Creative Writing Programs.

U.S. Colleges

American University
Arizona State University: Walter Cronkite School
Ball State University
Boston University
Bowling Green State University
California Polytechnic State University
California State University - Monterey Bay
Colorado State University
Columbia University (Graduate)
Eastern Illinois University
Florida International University
Harvard University, Neiman Foundation for Journalism
Howard University
Indiana University
Iowa State University: Greenlee School
Kansas State University
Michigan State University
MIT: The Media Lab
New York University
Northwestern University: Medill School of Journalism
Ohio University: E.W. Scripps School of Journalism
Penn State
The Poynter Institute for Media Studies
Princeton University
San Francisco State University
San Jose State
Syracuse: S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Texas A&M
University of California Berkeley: North Gate (Graduate)
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Florida
University of Illinois
University of Iowa
University of Kansas: William Allen White School
University of Maine
University of Maryland
University of Minnesota
University of Missouri
University of Nebraska
University of Nevada: Donald W. Reynolds School
University of New Mexico
University of North Carolina
University of Oregon
University of South Carolina
University of Tennessee -- Chattanooga
University of Texas at Austin
University of Wisconsin - Madison
University of Washington, Seattle
Virginia Commonwealth University
Western Washington University


Carleton University -- Ottawa
Langara College
McGill University
Ryerson Polytechnic University
Simon Fraser University - British Columbia
The School of Journalism at UBC, Sing Tao Bldg
University of King's College


Cardiff University
City University
Goldsmiths College, University of London
Oxford University, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism
University of Cambridge
University of Sheffield
University of Westminster


Jschool: Journalism Education & Training (Brisbane)
University of Queensland
University of Melbourne


Dublin City University

New Zealand

Auckland Institute of Technology

Journalism School Articles/Features

USA Today: Top 10 Schools for Jounalism in the U.S.

College Magazine's Top 10 Journalism Schools 2016

College Media Matters 50 Best Journalism Schools (U.S.)

Niche: Best Colleges for Communications

U.S. News Best Colleges Search for Journalism Major