College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Liberal Arts Department
Bachelor of Arts in English with a Concentration in Journalism

Journalism – Using the four required electives in the English major, students may elect a concentration in Journalism.  Students begin by taking two newswriting courses for mass media.  Then they choose from among courses in feature writing, desktop publishing, and a professional internship in writing and publishing.  Students who wish to make regular contributions to the UVI Voice student newspaper may take an elective I credit Journalism workshop, repeatable for up to 8 total credits.  Each of these courses is offered at least once every two years so that students are afforded the opportunity to complete the concentration in a timely manner after finishing their General Education requirements


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Dean Dr. Simon Jones-Hendrickson
Department Chair Dr. Patricia Harkins-Pierre
Administrative Assistant Ms. Mary Alexander