Wanted: Truth-seekers, change-makers and storytellers for the digital age

Information is the lifeblood of the modern world, the connector of communities.

Journalists add the context. They are masters of the written word — printed, posted or tweeted. They give voice to the most compelling stories of our time. They capture and create powerful images — videos, photos, graphic visualizations — that bring issues and ideas to life.

Whether your goal is to cover the news, shape public policy, promote worthy causes or generate buzz about the Next Big Thing, a Carleton journalism education is the perfect path to any career in truth-seeking, change-making or storytelling.

Journalism Plus

Canada’s first Journalism school is still doing what it has always done best – delivering Journalism Plus.

           Get hands-on professional training plus academic depth, from the classroom to the workplace.

Earn an undergraduate Combined Honours degree by studying Journalism plus another discipline – everything from English to Law, Psychology to Human Rights.

Or pursue your passion for science communication by taking Journalism plus science courses for a Concentration in Health Sciences.

Take a look at what you'll do

Hands-on work by Bachelor of Journalism students in the first term of their first year

America Votes election coverage poster

US election coverage from upstate New York by first-year Master of Journalism students

Take a look at where you might work

Why Study Here? →

We are a founding member of J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ, a national organization of journalism programs dedicated to promoting quality journalism education in Canada and abroad.

J-Schools Canada/ÉcolesJ is the Canadian affiliate of the World Journalism Education Council (WJEC), and is currently administered by our journalism program at Carleton.


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