Certificate in Photojournalism
The certificate in photojournalism/editorial photography is designed to provide students with a solid understanding of theory and practice in the area of photojournalism and editorial photography. Students will develop a basic understanding of photographic history and technique in both chemical and digital environments. Upper level courses will focus on the specialized knowledge needed to work in the field of shooting for publication. The program is characterized by a hands-on approach and will culminate with a professional internship in the field.
This certificate is only offered in Geneva and Saint Louis.
Successful graduates of this program will be able to:
- demonstrate the theoretical and practical aspects of traditional and digital photography
- demonstrate professional work standards in the field of photojournalism and editorial photography in various media environments
This certificate requires 37 credit hours. Students must earn a grade of C- or better in all courses applied toward the certificates. For complete information, review the program requirements.