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Journalism / Communications

Quick Facts

  • Courses:
    • Degree & certificate plan requirements
  • Transfer: Fields of Study (9–18 semester credit hours)
  • Courses are offered at: all campuses


Our program offers 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 internet
  • Edit copy for publication or broadcast
  • Display stories and photographs to draw interest
  • Shoot newsworthy photos for publication


Career Opportunities

The skills learned in journalism courses can prepare you to work in:

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



Northeast Campus

Chris Whitley
Director of TCC Student Publications & Instructor

Call 817-515-6674


Updated August 03, 2021