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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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CoJMC introduces 360-degree video, virtual reality modules into Visual Communications program

September 22, 2016 - 4:45pm
Students start by learning the basics of visual communications, including storytelling and how the technology works in the first two classes. Then they have the opportunity to choose which advanced modules they would like to take.

CoJMC to host General Pershing talk by acclaimed WWI historian Mitchell Yockelson

September 20, 2016 - 3:30pm

Nationally acclaimed historian and author Mitchell Yockelson will discuss World War I General John J. Pershing in a free presentation at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln on Tuesday, Oct. 11. UNL’s College of Journalism and Mass Communications and the Department of History are hosting Yockelson’s visit.