College of Journalism and Mass Communications

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If you want to learn a lot, work hard and have fun doing it, the UNL College of Journalism and Mass Communications is the place to come. You will get real-world experience and work with faculty at a Big Ten university who believe your story really matters. Start here and learn the skills and ideas that will take you anywhere.

Students can go all over the world. Nebraska’s connections are global. Kathleen Loach Advertising and Public Relations major

How to Apply

Start your story at the CoJMC from day one. If you’re admitted to UNL, you’re admitted to the college. To be eligible for scholarships, select your major—Advertising & Public Relations, Journalism, or Broadcasting—on the undergraduate application and submit it by the application deadline: January 15 for incoming freshmen, February 1 for current or transfer students.

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Visit the Office of Admissions website for additional details.

Sriyani Tidball awarded a Fulbright Specialist Grant

Sriyani Tidball Wednesday, December 10, 2014
The Council for International Exchange of Scholars has awarded Sriyani Tidball a Fulbright Specialist grant. She will serve as a communication specialist in communications and journalism with the Centre for Women’s Research in Sri Lanka beginning in January.

CoJMC in the National News November 2014

UNL in the national news bug Monday, December 8, 2014
Media outlets across the nation featured and cited the CoJMC on a number of occasions in November. UNL faculty, administration, student and staff appearances in the national media are logged at the UNL newsroom.