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Reputation

The SJMC’s undergraduate and graduate programs produce well-trained, highly sought-after graduates.  Our selective admissions process allows for small classes and rigorous preparation through a tailored set of scholarly and professional offerings.

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Expertise

The SJMC focuses on both theory and practice, so undergraduate and graduate students gain mastery over a broad set of flexible concepts and skills. This has become increasingly important in our rapidly changing communication environment.

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Karyn Riddle, assistant professor of journalism and mass communication, teaches an undergraduate course, Mass Media and Youth, in a classroom at Vilas Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Feb. 26, 2013. Riddle studies how violence in mass media, news and video entertainment affects youth. (Photo by Jeff Miller/UW-Madison)

Faculty

Our faculty bring a wealth of skills in journalism and strategic communications to their interactions with students. This is complemented by their outstanding records of scholarly achievements, which has resulted in a program ranked among the most influential and esteemed in the field of communications.

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Opportunity

Our innovative curriculum and enrichment opportunities guarantee well-trained graduates. Whether securing professional positions in communications or faculty posts at universities, our students make their mark on the field and the world.

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