About sjsm

The School of Journalism and Strategic Media is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and media discourse. Students in our journalism degree programs receive instruction, guidance and access to hands-on experience from our seasoned, award-winning faculty and staff. Areas of study include news editorial and reporting, broadcast, public relations, advertising and digital media.

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SJSM Journalism concentration

Journalism Concentration

The Journalism Concentration offers traditional news and editorial curriculum for students interested in becoming tomorrow's reporters, editors, photojournalists and more.

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Multimedia Storytelling & Production Concentration

The Multimedia and Digital Storytelling concentration is designed to prepare students for careers in film, corporate and nonprofit PR and video, and other forms of digital mass communication.


Advertising & PR Major

The AD/PR major offers curriculum in publicity, advertising and marketing principles, public affairs and more to prepare students for careers in public information, mass communications, and work with in-house or full-service agencies.

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Broadcast Concentration

The Broadcast Concentration offers the latest in reporting, shooting, editing and producing for students interested in becoming tomorrow's anchors, news producers, radio professionals, broadcast journalists and more.

in the know

    The SJSM Winter Newsletter - February 2023

    Stay connected to SJSM
    School of Journalism and Strategic Media
    University of Arkansas
    205 Kimpel Hall
    Fayetteville AR 72701
    Phone: 479-575-3601
    Email: jour@uark.edu
    Larry Foley, Department Chair
    Dr. Jan Wicks, Vice Department Chair