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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.

There are so many more powerful ways to express yourself now. How does that look in the future? How do we do that? I’m just sure that it will be a Nebraskan who figures it out. Cindy McCaffrey Google's first marketing executive

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.

CoJMC invites students to Backyard Barbecue

CoJMC Backyard BBQ August 11, 2016 - 2:45pm

The College of Journalism and Mass Communications will celebrate the start of another great year with the annual Backyard Barbecue at Andersen Hall on Wednesday, Aug. 31.

CoJMC Dean, Associate Deans ‘Blanket Nebraska’ this month

The Dean and Associate Deans will visit 5 Nebraska cities this month as part of the Blanket Nebraska campaign. August 11, 2016 - 2:30pm

This month, Dean Maria Marron and Associate Deans Frauke Hachtmann and Mary Kay Quinlan are visiting five Nebraska cities as part of Chancellor Ronnie Green’s Blanket Nebraska campaign.