Journalism / Communications

Career Coach buttonOur program offers fully transferable courses and the opportunity to write for an award-winning weekly newspaper.

When you enroll in the writing and editing courses, you not only gain the knowledge needed to transfer to a 4-year college, but you also gain practical experience, a segment often missing at many universities.

Journalism helps you:

  • Become a savvy consumer of mass media
  • Write for print, broadcast and online
  • Edit copy for publication or broadcast
  • Display stories and photographs to draw interest
  • Shoot newsworthy photos for publication

Career Opportunities

The skills learned through journalism courses can help you seek work in:

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Public relations
  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • General business

Field of Study

If you complete a field of study in Journalism/Mass Communications, you can transfer your credits into any Texas state school for its freshman/sophomore course requirements in the field.



Eddye Gallagher, Director of TCC Student Publications, Assistant Professor



Updated October 01, 2015


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